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Susan E. Hutchison

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Fort Worth, TX

Hutchison & Foreman, PLLC
500 E 4th StreetSuite 100Forth Worth, TX 76102, Suite 102
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Phone: 866-843-4699
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2004, 2006 - 2021
Licensed in Texas Since: 1987
Practice Areas: Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (50%), Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%), Employment & Labor: Employee (10%), Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (10%)
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Attorney Profile

Attorney Susan E. Hutchison is a partner with Hutchison & Foreman PLLC law firm, which has law offices in Fort Worth and Lubbock, Texas. Board-certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in personal injury trial law, Ms. Hutchison has more than 33 years of total legal experience, and she provides invaluable advocacy and support to clients across her region who are dealing with complex legal challenges involving any of the following:

· Discrimination

· Nonsubscriber claims

· Personal injury

· Employer retaliation

· Sexual harassment

· Truck accidents

· Whistleblower claims

· Wrongful termination

Over the course of her legal career, Ms. Hutchison has achieved remarkable success fighting for the rights and interests of those suffering needlessly as the result of someone else's negligent or unlawful actions. From her efforts, she has recovered millions of dollars in total compensation and restitution for her plaintiff clients, and she has gained a reputation for her compassion and integrity along with her unwavering commitment to helping her clients obtain the justice they deserve.

Honored for her outstanding professionalism and service, Ms. Hutchison has earned an AV Preeminent* peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell along with perennial recognition from Fort Worth Magazine as being a Top Attorney in her area. She has also received superb, 10 out of 10 client ratings on Avvo as well as an award from the Disability Rights Texas for securing civil rights protections for persons with disabilities.

A 1987 graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law, Ms. Hutchison served as associate editor of the Texas Tech Law Review, and she received the Judge Meade F. Griffin Award for her excellent contributions to her field. She is also a 2005 graduate of the intensive Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College in Wyoming.

Ms. Hutchison is admitted to practice before all U.S. District Courts in Texas as well as before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit and District of Columbia Circuits, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 30%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 10%Employment & Labor: Employee
  • 10%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Medical Malpractice


18 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2004, 2006 - 2021

About Susan E. Hutchison

First Admitted: 1987, Texas

Professional Webpage:

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Girl Scout Troop Leader focusing on community service, including collecting items for the homeless, visiting shelters, visiting nursing homes, graffiti abatement and delivering meals.  

Educational Background

  • Trial Lawyers College, 2005

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Texas Tech Law Review, Associate Editor

Bar/Professional Activity

  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • Pro Hac Vice; California, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court of Texas, Western Division
  • United States District Court of Texas, Eastern Division
  • United States District Court of Texas, Southern Division
  • United States District Court of Texas, Northern Division

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization


  • , H.G. Wells Outstanding Trial Lawyer, Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association, 2019
  • Rated by Thomson Reuters, 2003 – 2021, Texas Super Lawyers
  • Recipient, Disability Rights of Texas
  • Fort Worth Texas Magazine, 2003 – 2020, Fort Worth Top Attorney
  • Recipient, Judge Meade F. Griffin Award
  • Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb, Top Car Accident Attorney
  • Martindale-Hubble, AV Preeminent
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Office Location for Susan E. Hutchison

500 E 4th StreetSuite 100Forth Worth, TX 76102
Suite 102
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Phone: 866-843-4699

Last Updated: 10/1/2021

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