Susan has more than 20 years post-admission experience as a solicitor and barrister commencing in a busy general practice and even running her own successful sole practice in the city. During this time she represented many clients in all jurisdictions facing criminal charges from traffic offences to murder in addition to representing victims of crime in their claims for compensation. She also consistently achieved excellent results for clients in road traffic accident and other personal injury claims. In acting for both offenders and victims over the years Susan has a well rounded and intelligent approach to practice.
Since returning to full time legal practice 8 years ago, Susan has also specialised in Family Law and has a particular interest in Parenting Issues.
Susan’s main areas of practice are Family Law, Personal Injury claims, Wills and Deceased Estates.
She also receives regular briefs from the Commissioner for Victims Rights to represent the interests of victims of crime in various jurisdictions.
Susan, with her partner, adores their three growing boys and they have travelled together extensively throughout Australia. She is a keen hockey player.