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Susannah regularly provides advice and counseling to employers on a wide array of human resources topics and issues, including advising employers and management on preventative practices to minimize workplace disputes and counseling management on issues relating to personnel handbooks and policies.  In her litigation practice, Susannah defends employers against discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims and wage and hour claims.  Susannah also has experience in general civil litigation with an emphasis on negligence and tort liability law, representing both private and public entities.

Principal Areas of Practice

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

Education

  • 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 District Court for the Northern District of California
  • Admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court

Memberships

Memberships

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

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