On August 18, 2017, Susan spoke on a panel to discuss “Gender Issues in the Courtroom” at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. This program was presented by Bridgeport Continuing Education, a California State Bar MCLE provider.
Elimination of Bias Seminar: “Civility and Professionalism in the Practice of Law- What Does This Mean for Women Lawyers Today?”
In March 2017, Susan co-moderated an MCLE Elimination of Bias program entitled "Civility and Professionalism in the Practice of Law - What Does This Mean for Women Lawyers Today?” This program featured United States District Court Judge Dolly Gee, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Laura Seigle, and ADR Mediator Cynthia Pasternak.
APAWLA Annual Installation: “A Conversation with California Supreme Court Associate Justice Goodwin Liu”
In May 2016, Susan interviewed the California Supreme Court Associate Justice Goodwin Liu entitled “A conversation with Associate Justice Goodwin Liu at the APAWLA’s annual installation.
In April, 2012, Susan spoke on a panel to discuss the complexity and challenges of E-Discovery issues in white collar criminal cases. Dealing with electronically stored information (ESI), for clients, prosecutors and defense attorneys, over the years has steadily grown in cost and complexity with little guidance provided by courts and none from the rules. [read more]
On August 19, 2011, Susan spoke at a full-day Continuing Legal Education (CLE) trial seminar presented by the Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Ohio and the Federal Bar Association Northern Ohio Chapter in Cleveland, Ohio. Susan discussed her insights and strategies in jury selection, opening statement, and cross-examination in a diverse California federal [read more]
Susan Yu was a guest speaker at Pepperdine School of Law, Malibu, California on April 14, 2011. She spoke to law students and faculty about the demands and satisfactions of being a trial lawyer and a mom.
Susan Yu was a CLE speaker at the 2011 Litigation Counsel of America’s Spring Conference & Induction of Fellows, held at the Montage Laguna Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach, California from May 4 through May 6, 2011. The conference was designed for Fellows of the Litigation Counsel of America to enhance their trial skills, to [read more]
Friday, March 3, 2006 - Keynote Speaker Attorney Susan C. Yu specializes in complex civil litigation and criminal defense. She is a partner with the firm of Mesereau & Yu, LLP in Century City, California. She received her B.A. in Political Science with a concentration in Soviet Politics from the University of California at Berkeley [read more]