Susan Gerhart


Second year law student at the University of Baltimore School of Law interested in pursuing a career in LGBT Family Law.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2012 - Present

Legal Intern

Baltimore City State's Attorney - Special Victims Unit
Mar 2010 - Present



Established wedding officiant business servicing Maryland and Washington D.C. Developed and implemented all business aspects including designing web content and advertising.  Communicate with clients, draft ceremony plans and complete and deliver court documents.

Jan 2005 - Present

Independent Contractor

Paramedical Examiner

Independent contractor with extensive client contact.  Perform medical examinations (consisting of medical histories, blood collection (phlebotomy), fluid processing, and ECG analysis), schedule appointments, and complete all related paperwork.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

Legal Intern

House of Ruth Legal Clinic

Conduct legal intake interviews with domestic violence victims.  Accompany victims to court proceedings. 

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Judicial Intern for the Honorable Judge Shannon E. Avery

Baltimore City District Court, Civil Division

Conduct research.  Observe and assist Judge in court proceedings and pre-trial conferences.

1995 - 2004


Braum's Restaurant Group, Arby's Restaurant, Summerwind Inc.

Oversaw staffs of 15-40 employees.  Hired and trained employees, established and maintained customer relations, and operated within budget constraints. Accomplishments include increasing store profitability by 25% in first 6 months on the job (Braums); Awarded multiple corporation achievement awards (Arby’s).


Aug 2011 - Present

Candidate for J.D., May 2014

University of Baltimore School of Law

Family Law Association, Co-President

OUTLAW, Treasurer

Phi Alpha Delta

Women's Bar Association

2011 - Present

B.S. in Legal Studies

University of Maryland University College

Graduated Magna Cum Laude

GPA: 3.93



Legal Writing

Microsoft Office

Legal Research

Proficient with Westlaw and Lexis.