Suzanne Bryant



Suzanne Bryant is a business litigation attorney in Varner & Brandt's Riverside, California office. Suzanne brings over 17 years of legal experience to the Varner & Brandt Litigation Team. She is an experienced and knowledgeable advisor on the full range of public law issues. She has advised municipalities for over 15 years with her comprehensive understanding of public law. Her primary areas of practice are open meeting laws (the Brown Act), the Public Records Act, conflicts of interest, land use, and public contract laws and disputes. She is also an experienced litigator and has appeared before all levels of state and federal courts and a variety of administrative agencies. Her civil litigation experience includes personnel, discrimination, civil rights, torts, and land use and environmental matters.

She received her undergraduate degree from Saint Mary's College of California in Government and English.


  • Business Litigation

  • Labor and Employment

  • Trial Practice


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, JD, 1999

  • Saint Mary's College of California, Moraga, BA, 1996


  • The State Bar of California

  • Riverside County Bar Association

  • San Bernardino County Bar Association

  • United States District Court (Central and Eastern Districts of California)