Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Suzanna L. Minasian

Partner - Los Angeles


Bar Admissions: California; U.S. District Court, Central District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit

Practice Groups: Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Defense, Product Liability, Toxic Tort / Mass Tort

Education: American Bar Association, Armenian Bar Association, Defense Research Institute (DRI), Los Angeles County Bar Association

Memberships: UCLA School of Law, 2006, JD, UCLA, 2003, BA, Political Science, Graduated magna cum laude


Suzanna Minasian is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Foley & Mansfield. She practices in the areas of commercial litigation, products liability and toxic tort/mass tort litigation. She has extensive experience defending international corporations, banks, insurance companies, manufacturers, distributors, contractors and premises owners.

Suzanna is responsible for the entire Southern California jurisdiction for several of the firm’s clients. She is well-versed in client reporting and counseling; discovery and depositions; and motion practice. She handles all aspects of her cases from inception to resolution. She has been successful in obtaining dismissals through her effective defense tactics.

Suzanna is trained by the National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA). She is fluent in Armenian and Turkish and is conversant in Spanish.


  • Prevailed at summary judgment in favor of bank client against quiet title claims.
  • Drafted successful summary judgment motion, defending against several million dollar demand issued to employer defendant.


May 5, 2016
Law360 Ranks Foley & Mansfield Among Top Firms for Female Attorneys

The national defense firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce it has been ranked 15th on Law360’s 2016 list of the 100 best U.S. law firms for women.


January 4, 2016
Foley & Mansfield Names New Equity Partners, Additions to Partnership

The national law firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce the election of six partners to the Firm’s Equity Partnership, and the addition of five attorneys to its Partnership.



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