Faculty Profiles

Susan Hilderley

Susan Hilderley

Lecturer in Law
B.A. University of Pennsylvania
J.D. Harvard Law School

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.