Burnham Brown Partner Susan Firtch has been elected Secretary of Board of Directors of Legal Assistance for Seniors. She has been active as a board member in the organization for over seven years, most recently serving as Chair of the Resource Development Committee, the fundraising arm of the board. Legal Assistance for Seniors works to ensure the independence and dignity of seniors by protecting their legal rights through education, counseling, and advocacy. LAS brings together leaders in the elder care field to recognize, prevent, and address elder abuse. They are focused on providing the seniors of Alameda County with the best possible service. To learn more about their individual programs and annual elder abuse conference, see their website at http://www.las-hicap.org/
Susan Firtch is a Partner in Burnham Brown’s Insurance Practice Group. She has been advising and representing insurance companies since 1991. Her practice encompasses insurance coverage analysis and advice on a variety of issues, including personal auto, business auto, homeowners’, construction defect, personal and advertising injury, additional insured/indemnity, and professional liability claims.