Lucia Nale

Professional Liability, Consumer Litigation & Class Actions, Product Liability & Mass Torts

"Lucia Nale is a really premium lawyer. She doesn't play around in litigation and gets great results."
Chambers 2023


Lucia Nale, a Litigation & Dispute Resolution Partner in our Chicago office, is a member of Mayer Brown’s firm-wide governing Partnership Board and founded and serves as a chair of the firm’s Consumer and Class Action practice. Lucia focuses her practice on complex commercial and consumer litigation on behalf of financial services and other industry clients, with a particular emphasis on defending banks and mortgage lenders in consumer class actions and enforcement matters, lender liability litigation, and the provision of related regulatory and compliance advice. Lucia was ranked by Chambers USA for Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation) in 2021 and 2022. One client commented, “I am really impressed by her. She is brilliant and is regarded as one of the top consumer finance litigators in Chicago and in the country." Lucia was recognized in 2018 by Crain’s Chicago Business as a Chicago’s Notable Women’s Lawyers for her precedent setting results fending off class actions. Lucia is currently on the Mortgage Bankers Association's Legal Issues & Regulatory Compliance Committee.


  • Loyola University Chicago, BA, summa cum laude
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD, magna cum laude
    Loyola University Chicago Law Journal


  • Illinois


  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Board Member, Chicago Area Foundation for Legal Services, supporting organization of the Chicago Community Trust