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Susan Jackson Balliet Edit Profile

Susan Jackson Balliet, American lawyer. Bar: California 1976, United States District Court (eastern district) California 1976, United States District Court (northern district) California 1978, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1982.


Balliet, Susan Jackson was born on December 10, 1943 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Dean Brooks and Betty June (Lindsay) Jackson.


Bachelor in English, Stanford University, 1966. Juris Doctor, University San Francisco, 1975.


Attorney California Rural Legal Assistance, Marysville, 1975-1977, Legal Aid Society San Mateo County, Redwood City, California, 1977-1981, directing attorney, 1981-1984, director litigation, since 1987. Executive director East Palo Alto (California) Community Law Project, 1984-1987.


Co-founder La Casa de las Madres Women's Shelter, San Francisco, 1975, Casa de Esperanza Women's Shelter, Yuba City, California, 1976, Yuba Sutter Legal Center, Marysville, 1977, San Mateo Women's Shelter, 1978. Member San Mateo County Bar Association.


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Married John Howard Balliet. Children: Sarah Jackson, Andrew Max.