Susannah T. French
Joined Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger in:
Primary Practice Areas:
- Working on the winning SMW team in two California Supreme Court land use cases, Orange Citizens for Parks & Recreation v. Superior Court (2016) 2 Cal. 5th 141, which upheld local initiative rights and general plan principles, and Big Creek Lumber Company v. County of Santa Cruz (2006) 38 Cal.4th 1139, which upheld local regulations on timber harvesting.
- Helping protect Hatton Canyon in Carmel Valley from freeway development.
Member of the Bars of the State of California, U.S. Circuit Court for the Northern District of California.
UC Berkeley School of Law, JD, 1993
Harvard University, 1988
I enjoy being with my family and swimming in lakes. I am the author of an award-winning children’s book.