Susan B. Devermont’s practice focuses on all areas of probate, trust, and estate litigation. She specializes in and has extensive experience in contested heirship proceedings, will contests, appeals, and other probate and trust litigation. Susan worked with the County of Los Angeles on the return of Bruce’s Beach to the rightful owners in 2021-2022, and specifically worked on the heirship determination of the legal heirs of Charles and Willa Bruce.
Prior to her admission to the State Bar of California, Susan was the senior probate litigation paralegal at Hinojosa & Wallet LLP for over 20 years where she worked on all aspects of probate and trust litigation, heirship petitions, and other litigation matters.
Susan graduated in 2006 from University of West Los Angeles School of Law where she received the American Jurisprudence Award in Legal Research and Writing, Appellate Advocacy, and Moot Court Honors.
Susan is admitted to practice before all California Courts.