Susan Wright was appointed associate professor of lawyering skills and assistant director of academic support in February 2015. She previeously served as academic support counselor from March 2013 to January 2015 and interim academic support counselor from July 2012 to February 2013. She previously taught first-year legal writing and advocacy and upper-division Pretrial Advocacy.
Ms. Wright has practiced in the area of litigation for more than 20 years. She specialized in employment litigation as an associate with Latham & Watkins, and then focused on antitrust and business matters while working in the Major Litigation Department of the Atlantic Richfield Company. Most recently, she has been litigating a variety of business cases in both state and federal courts with a small firm in Pasadena.
A magna cum laude graduate of the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, Ms. Wright earned her J.D. from USC Law in 1987, where she was a member of Order of the Coif and the Southern California Law Review staff.
Last Updated: Monday, February 16, 2015