Tel: 713.333.4500


Catastrophic Injury and Wrongful Death
Products Liability
Premises Liability
Mechanic’s Liens
Commercial Litigation
Employment Law
Bad Faith
Industrial Accidents and Personal Injury
Healthcare Liability


South Texas College of Law, J.D. summa cum laude 1996

University of Texas at Austin (1988-1990)

University of Houston, B.A. Political Science, cum laude 1993

Susanne has significant experience in all aspects of civil and commercial litigation representing major corporations. Her business litigation caseload includes a variety of complex commercial matters, including breach of contract, joint venture agreements, licensing and distributorship agreements, and trade secret issues. She also has defended qui tam actions under the Federal False Claims Act, SEC investigations and actions involving the Federal Trade Commission. She has worked on international cases involving choice of law issues and has appeared before the American Arbitration Association in Houston and New York City. Her extensive practice also encompasses management of cases involving wrongful death, industrial accidents and personal injury as well as insurance coverage issues and opinions.


Houston Bar Association
State Bar of Texas

Bar Admissions

State of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Community Involvement

HVLP Legal Aid Clinic for Hurricane Katrina evacuees
Texas Appleseed Foundation Investigation and Best Practices Report contributing author
KIPP 3D Jr. J.D. program teacher (2009)
Pro Bono work for City of Houston regarding enforcement of zoning ordinances (2009)
Honorary Committee Member of Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Fashion Show and Luncheon 2010
National Charity League, Houston Hearts Chapter, Provisional Patroness (2012-2013)
National Charity League, Houston Hearts Chapter, Patroness Member, Board Member – Parliamentarian (2013-2014)