Susan Hilderley teaches the Music Industry Clinic at UCLA School of Law. She is a partner in the entertainment transactions department at King, Holmes, Paterno & Soriano, LLP, focusing on the music industry. Her practice includes representing superstar artists with extensive catalogs, Grammy-winning producer/songwriters, up and coming pop artists, music industry executives, and entrepreneurs in the music space. Susan joined KHPS after a long and eventful career as a record company business affairs executive, most recently serving as Executive Vice President and Head of Business and Legal Affairs at Interscope Geffen A&M Records, a division of the Universal Music Group. She began her legal career at the law firm of Mitchell, Silberberg & Knupp, where she handled a broad range of transactional matters.
Susan received her B.A. in psychology summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, and her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School.