Sue Ann also serves as an expert witness in employment matters, regularly conducts training seminars on employment matters and Title IX and workplace investigations, and provides employment-related advice and counsel.
Sue Ann was listed in Northern California Super Lawyers in consecutive years from 2010 to 2015. In 2015, Sue Ann was elected as a Fellow to the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. Election as a Fellow is the highest recognition by one’s colleagues of sustained outstanding performance in the profession, exemplifying integrity, dedication and excellence.
Sue Ann was a partner at Hanson Bridgett Marcus Vlahos & Rudy before founding her own firm in 2006. In 2010, she and Deborah Maddux merged their two firms, now known as Van Dermyden Maddux Law Corporation.
Sue Ann grew up on a fifth-generation farm in North Dakota and graduated from Wahpeton High School in 1983. She moved to California and attended California State University, Chico, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and a minor in Business Administration in 1990. She attended the University of the Pacific, McGeorge and received her Juris Doctorate in 1993.
Sue Ann is a licensed California Attorney, Private Investigator and certified EEOC Investigator.
CA State Bar No. 166158
Private Investigators License No. 26867