Susannah Howard > O'Melveny & Myers LLP > San Francisco, United States > Lawyer Profile

O'Melveny & Myers LLP
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94111-3305
United States

Work Department

Labor & Employment; Aviation




  • University of Toronto, J.D.:  Senior Editor, University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review; Patricia Julia Myhal Scholarship in Legal Writing; Judy LaMarsh Prize in Feminist Analysis of Law; Nancy Park Book Prize in International Women’s Rights; Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP Award for Academic Excellence; Canada Law Book Prize in Property
  • University of Toronto, B.A., History and Women’s Studies:  with distinction; Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award; Alan Coatsworth Memorial Scholarship

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Labor and employment > Labor and employment disputes (including collective actions): defense

(Next Generation Partners)

Susannah HowardO’Melveny & Myers LLP

Praised for the ‘great partnership between its general litigators and the employment experts‘, O’Melveny & Myers LLP is active in a broad range of sectors, including the media and entertainment, transportation, financial services and education. The group handles a busy caseload spanning discrimination lawsuits, non-competition litigation, wage and hour claims and investigations into workplace misconduct. Los Angeles-based Apalla Chopra is especially sought after to conduct internal investigations into allegations of workplace harassment and sexual misconduct. She leads the practice together with Eric Amdursky in Silicon Valley, who focuses on compensation disputes, non-competition and non-solicitation covenants and breach of fiduciary duty. Discrimination and wage and hour disputes expert Susannah Howard in San Francisco is another key name.