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Education

  • Wellesley College, B.A. philosophy
  • University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, J.D.

Admissions

  • California

Rebecca Suarez

Counsel
San Francisco
rsuarez@crowell.com
Phone: +1 415.365.7278
3 Embarcadero Center, 26th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111

Rebecca Suarez is a counsel in Crowell & Moring's San Francisco Office and is a member of the firm’s Litigation Group. Rebecca has represented companies in complex commercial disputes in a number of different industries, including health care, education, retail, bankruptcy, and insurance. Rebecca has experience representing clients in litigation at all stages, from pre-litigation investigation and counseling through trial and appeal. 

Rebecca earned her J.D. from the University of Southern California. While in law school, Rebecca was a certified student intern with USC's Post-Conviction Justice Project and was on the staff of the Interdisciplinary Law Journal. Rebecca graduated from Wellesley College with a B.A. in philosophy.

Representative Matters

  • Successfully defending a leading health services company in a contract dispute involving the creation, design, and operation of a large health plan.
  • Successfully defending university administrators from claims of civil rights violations arising out of student protests at UC Berkeley.
  • Representing Ross Dress for Less in a dispute regarding end-of-lease obligations.
  • Representing a Chapter 7 Trustee in various bankruptcy litigation matters.
  • Representing Foot Locker in a dispute regarding exclusive clause in leases at shopping center.
  • Representing Sears, Macy's, Abercrombie & Fitch, and Express in litigation stemming from a large fire at the Roseville Galleria, an upscale shopping center operated by Westfield in Northern California.


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Admitted to practice: California



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Firm News & Announcements

Aug.14.2018 LITIGATION NOTE: University of California Prevails in Federal Lawsuit Asserting Civil Rights Violations
Jan.04.2018 Crowell & Moring Elects Seven New Partners and Promotes 23 Associates to Counsel
Mar.15.2017 Crowell & Moring Announces 2017 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow and Pathfinders