Susan is a business attorney and served for many years as General Counsel for North America for a German-based international company. In that role, she provided expert and practical legal advice to management on strategic transactions and acquisitions, including real estate leases and purchases, and managed all litigation. Her responsibilities included major contracts with equipment suppliers, vendors, and customers and advising the financial services group. Susan also was responsible for human resources for the company. Susan currently serves as the Outside General Counsel™ for a Japanese company and is engaged in all matters affecting US and Canadian business operations. She is a trusted advisor to the CEOs and executive teams with whom she is engaged.
She received her undergraduate degree from New York University and a Juris Doctor degree from George Washington University Law School, Susan is admitted to practice in New York and Georgia. She lives with her husband in Atlanta and they have three grown children.
Susan is engaged in community service including Habitat for Humanity, Devereux Residential Treatment Center for children with psychological illness, and her parish church’s career counseling network.
- New York
- Juris Doctor, George Washington University Law School
- Bachelor of Arts, New York University