Sue A. Buser

Sue A. Buser

Metairie, Louisiana

Ms. Buser has extensive experience in insurance matters ranging from defense of premises liability claims to insurance coverage matters to complex regulatory matters. Ms. Buser has regularly represented the Louisiana Department of Insurance in regulatory and receivership matters.

Mr. Buser is a member of the New Orleans Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel.

Ms. Buser received her J.D. from Loyola University Law School in New Orleans where she was the Casenote and Index Editor for the Loyola Law Review. Ms. Buser was elected as Outstanding Law Review Board member while on the review. Ms. Buser was also a member of the Moot Court Board. She received her B.A. and M.A. from Louisiana State University at New Orleans.

Ms. Buser clerked for The Honorable Pascal F. Calogero of the Supreme Court of Louisiana.

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Insurance

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1987
  • Texas, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1990


  • Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1987
    • Honors: Member, Moot Court Staff
    • Honors: Teaching Assistant, Legal Research; Teaching Assistant, Moot Court
    • Honors: Outstanding Law Review Board Member, 1987
    • Honors: Who's Who Among American Law Students; Who's Who in American Law
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Awards, Business Organizations, Donations
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Awards, Title Examination and Environmental Law
    • Law Review: Loyola Law Review, Casenote and Index Editor, 1986 - 1987
  • University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • M.A. - 1979
  • University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1971

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Refugee Social Services Associated Catholic Charities, Member; Assistant Director, 1982 - 1984
  • Texas Bar Association, Member
  • Society of Insurance Receivers, Member
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance, Member
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Louisiana Department of Insurance, Special Deputy Receiver; Administrative Supervisor, President, 1992 - 1995
  • Lloyds Assurance, 1994
  • Middleberg Riddle & Gianna, Attorney, 1988 - 1992
  • Justice Pascal F. Calogero, Jr., Louisiana Supreme Court, Law Clerk, 1987 - 1988
  • New Orleans Public Schools, Teacher 1971 - 1978, 1980 - 1982
  • University of New Orleans, Graduate Assistant, 1978 - 1980
  • The Honorable Pascal F. Calogero, Supreme Court of Louisiana, 1987 - 1988