Musick, Peeler & Garret LLP
Susan J. Field is a partner in Musick, Peeler & Garret’s Los Angeles office. Her practice principally involves representing insurers in complex insurance disputes on a broad range of issues arising under primary and excess policies and reinsurance coverages, with particular emphasis on general liability coverage claims involving environmental and other long-tail liabilities, personal and advertising injury coverage and errors and omissions insurance and the bad faith issues arising from such disputes. She provides insurance coverage counseling, and represents insurers as plaintiffs, as defendants and in the increasing number of inter-insurer disputes.
Field’s substantial litigation practice includes matters before the California state and federal trial and appellate courts. She has also appeared as counsel of record in courts outside of California, including those in Arizona, Hawaii, and Nevada. A significant part of Field’s practice includes mediation, both as an advocate for her clients and as a mediator.