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Susan L. Harrison, Esq.

Susan L. Harrison, Esq.

Trial Lawyer & Mediator

Over a 30+ year career, Susan Harrison has extensive courtroom/trial skills and experience in civil litigation.

  • Lead or sole counsel in numerous jury and non-jury trials covering a broad range of legal matters.
  • Successful verdicts in complex large and medium scale litigation in federal and state courts and arbitrations.
  • A reputation for conducting agile yet flexible negotiations leading to reasonable compromise and resolution.

Large Firm Experience

Parker Milliken (Downtown L.A.) – business litigation, labor & employment matters
Fried, King & Holmes (Century City)- Partner, focused on business, real estate, banking and trust clientele
Russ, August & Kabat (West Side) – Partner, focused on intellectual property, real estate, business and trust matters
Carlsmith Ball (Hawaii) – focused on civil business litigation including real property, corporate, trust matters and labor issues

Education & Credentials

JD, University of California
Hastings College of Law, 1982

BA, cum laude,
Claremont McKenna College, 1979

Alternative Dispute Resolution Certificate
Pepperdine University Institute for Dispute Resolution, 1996

Organizations & Activities

  • Member and Note Editor, Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, 1980-82
  • Judicial Extern to California Supreme Court Justice Allen Broussard, 1981-82
  • Member, Board of Directors, West Hawaii Mediation Service, 1998-99
  • Member, State Bar of California, since 1982
  • Member, State Bar of Hawaii, since 1992
  • Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Member, West Hawaii Bar Association