Amber B. Shushan: Lawyer with Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Amber B. Shushan


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Practice Areas

  • Energy Litigation
  • Environmental
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Regulatory & Compliance
  • Crisis Management
  • Securities Enforcement & Litigation
  • Labor & Employment
  • Product Liability - Commercial
  • Internal Investigations
Contact InfoTelephone: 713.470.6153
Fax: 713-654-1301
University Louisiana State University, B.A., magna cum laude Phi Beta Kappa
Law SchoolTulane University Law School, J.D., cum laude
Admitted1996, Georgia; Texas

Professional Activities
Member, Texas State Bar Association
Member, Houston Bar Association
Member, Georgia State Bar Association
Member, Energy Bar Association
Member, Women's Energy Network
Member, Association of Women Attorneys, Houston
Sustaining Member, The Junior League of Houston, Inc.


Amber Shushan is broadly experienced in complex litigation, crisis management and corporate counseling. Her practice encompasses regulatory, investigative, commercial, securities, environmental, fraud and employment matters. Amber has significant first chair experience defending wrongful death and catastrophic personal injury claims. With a national litigation practice, Amber litigates before state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels.

As a member of Sutherland's Crisis Management and Complex Litigation team, Amber helps clients navigate crises and develop legal response strategies tailored to each specific situation. For instance, she is part of the team defending an international drilling contractor in litigation arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. To learn more about how Sutherland defends companies facing challenges on multiple fronts, including civil litigation and parallel criminal investigations, multidistrict litigation proceedings, putative class actions, Congressional investigations and hearings, regulatory investigations, internal investigations, shareholder direct and derivative claims and corporate disclosure issues, visit

Client Tools
• Crisis Management

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Office Information

Amber B. Shushan

1001 Fannin Street, Suite 3700
HoustonTX 77002-6760


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