Susan is a specialist commercial litigation lawyer. Since 2004 she has worked exclusively in the area of commercial litigation acting on behalf of clients across a range of industries and market segments, including large corporate clients (both private and ASX listed companies), not for profit organisations and small to medium sized enterprises.
Susan has received industry recognition for her commercial litigation expertise being nominated as a finalist in the 2019 Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards for Regional Lawyer of the Year and the 2019 NSW Women Lawyers Achievement Awards for Regional Lawyer of the Year and Mentor of the Year.
Susan’s experience includes acting in both the State and Federal Courts in the areas of product liability, consumer law, insolvency (personal and corporate), shareholder disputes, intellectual property disputes and building and construction litigation.
Susan also has experience in employment and industrial law, regularly advising clients in relation to a wide range of employment issues including enterprise agreements, workplace policy matters, Fair Work Commission proceedings, Federal Court matters and workplace issues arising in the area of discrimination law.