Susan Katz Hoffman

Shareholder at Littler Mendelson P.C.

SUSAN  KATZ HOFFMAN is a Shareholder in the Philadelphia office of Littler Mendelson, P.C., with her practice concentrating in the areas of benefit plan design and administration, employee benefit issues in corporate transactions, and benefit litigation, representing employers, multiemployer plan trustees, and service providers.  Ms. Hoffman currently oversees the Firm’s Benefits and Benefits Litigation Practice Groups.  She is a former Management Co-Chair of the ABA Labor & Employment Law Section’s Committee on Employee Benefits, and a former chair of the ABA Tax Section’s Subcommittees on Mergers and Acquisitions, Litigation and Fiduciary Standards (Employee Benefits Committee).  She was a member of the senior editorial board of the ABA Labor Section’s treatise on Employee Benefits Law, both 1st and 2nd editions and is a frequent speaker at seminars relating to employee benefits and labor law, benefits litigation, and benefits in corporate transactions.  Ms. Hoffman is a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, and is a Charter Fellow of the College of Employee Benefit Counsel.  Ms. Hoffman earned her B.A. in economics (with honors) from Lake Forest College in 1970, and her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1974 (cum laude).  She also holds an MBA (with honors) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where she concentrated her studies in the field of labor relations.