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Susannah’s practice focuses on employment law litigation and counseling and general civil litigation.

With extensive litigation experience in both California and New York, Susannah has represented and advised management in all areas of labor and employment matters including complex class actions and union representation campaigns.  In her employment law practice, Susannah represents employers with regard to a wide variety of workplace issues, including discrimination and harassment, wage and hour claims, employment policies, leave issues, and defense of post-employment claims.  Susannah has experience representing clients in state and federal court and in administrative proceedings before the California Labor Commissioner, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, the National Labor Relations Board, and the California Agricultural Labor Relations Board.

Principal Areas of Practice

Civil litigation (general); employment law litigation and counseling.


  • University of California, Santa Cruz, B.A.
  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2009

Professional Qualifications and Activities

  • Admitted to the New York Bar in 2010
  • Admitted to the California Bar in 2014
  • Admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • Admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court



  • California State Bar
  • New York State Bar
  • Monterey County Bar Association

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