Genevieve A. Suzuki
Genevieve A. Suzuki is a firm believer in protecting the family unit by decreasing conflict between the parties. As a family law attorney in San Diego for more than a decade, Suzuki focuses on compassionate representation so clients can amicably resolve differences.
Suzuki began practicing family law after deciding to pursue a childhood dream of working with families to achieve positive results for parties who are going through some of the toughest times in their lives.
Suzuki is also a member of the Louis M. Welsh Inn of Court, San Diego Family Law Bar Association, Lawyers Club, an organization that promotes women in the law, Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego, and the Japanese American Bar Association. She has also served on the board of the Family Law Bar Association.
She has been nominated as one of San Diego’s top young attorneys by the San Diego Daily Transcript and was named one of San Diego Metro Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40. Suzuki was also named to San Diego Business Journal’s Best of The Bar and received the Rising Star designation from Super Lawyers. She has also received the Wiley W. Manuel Award for her pro bono work with the San Diego Volunteer Lawyers Program.
Suzuki has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa and earned her juris doctor at California Western School of Law in San Diego. Prior to becoming an attorney, Suzuki was a print journalist and editor in Honolulu and San Diego.
Suzuki’s work in journalism led her to write a children’s book, The Original Poi Cats on O’ahu, which was published by Mutual Publishing in 2005.