Susan Meter is Senior Counsel in the Gordon & Rees Employment and Insurance & Coverage practice groups. She practices ERISA law handling both litigation and transactional matters.
Ms. Meter’s clients are typically Employers, Plan Sponsors, ERISA fiduciaries, and Third Party Administrators. She has extensive experience drafting and implementing all types of retirement and executive compensation plans and frequently counsels clients on ERISA compliance matters including DOL investigations and IRS audits. In addition, Ms. Meter defends clients in ERISA benefit claim actions and ERISA breach of fiduciary duty actions.
Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Meter was Senior Counsel at a local boutique ERISA law firm where she practiced ERISA for eight years. Prior to that, Ms. Meter was a law clerk in the same ERISA law firm, and before law school, Ms. Meter was an analyst for BlackRock Financial Management where she worked on large pension plan investments.
United States District Court, Southern, Northern and Central Districts of California
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
San Diego County Bar Association
Western Pension & Benefits Conference
Co-Chair Wills for Heroes, San Diego chapter