Sharon A. HuertaShareholder

Summary

Sharon A. Huerta is a shareholder with Sullivan Hill and a member of the Construction and Insurance practice group. Ms. Huerta practices in all aspects of litigation, specializing in insurance coverage litigation and evaluation, bad faith, and developer representation.

In addition, Ms. Huerta has significant experience in appellate writing and was primarily responsible for drafting briefs in numerous successful published and unpublished opinions, including Pardee Construction Co. v. Ins. Co. of the West (2000) 77 Cal.App.4th 1340, Emerald Bay Community Assn. v. Golden Eagle Ins. Corp. (2005) 130 Cal.App.4th 1078, and Pulte Home Corp. v. American Safety Indem. Co. (2017) 14 Cal.App.5th 1086.

Ms. Huerta is a native of San Diego, and has practiced in San Diego for over 20 years. She attended and graduated magna cum laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in 1996, where she received numerous scholarships and achievement awards.

Education:

  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, 1996

Expertise

Published Opinions:

  • Pardee Construction Co. v. Ins. Co. of the West (2000) 77 Cal.App.4th 1340.
  • Emerald Bay Community Assn. v. Golden Eagle Ins. Corp. (2005) 130 Cal.App.4th 1078.
  • Pulte Home Corp. v. American Safety Indem. Co. (2017) 14 Cal.App.5th 1086.

Affiliations

Ms. Huerta is currently serving as the Vice Chair of the Insurance Law Committee of the California Lawyers Association’s Business Law Section and is also serving as the Chair of the Insurance/Bad Faith Law Section of the San Diego County Bar Association.  Ms. Huerta also serves on the Membership Committee of the Building Industry Association of San Diego, is a member of the San Diego Defense Lawyers, and is a member of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.

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