Attorney Susan Loughran

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense
  • Premises Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Employment Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Toxic Tort Litigation


  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 2003
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1995

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit


Susan completed her undergraduate degree from The University of Pittsburgh where she earned her BA in both Political Science and French. She then graduated from Duquesne University School of Law. Prior to joining Hardin Thompson, Susan gained experience working for a regional insurance defense firm, where she assisted clients on a variety of matters across a broad spectrum of practice areas varying from toxic torts to general liability. Susan has 19 years of experience in the practice areas of insurance defense, premises liability, professional liability, employment litigation, product liability and toxic tort litigation. Susan has litigated cases in both federal and state courts.


  • Wilder & Mahood Award for Excellence in Family Law
  • CALI Awards for Trial Advocacy, Criminal Law and Family Law


  • English
  • French