Susan is a highly analytical and business-minded Senior Counsel with over 15 years of litigation and corporate experience delivering clear, practical and results-oriented legal advice and services.
Corporate; Commercial; Employment; Insurance; Litigation; Privacy; Real Estate; Regulatory
Former firms & in-house roles:
Fluxgold Izsak Jaeger LLP; Gowling LaFleur Henderson LLP; Izsak Jaeger LLP; Sullivan & Cromwell LLP; Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.
Susan is an accomplished and efficient senior counsel with in-house and private practice experience. She is proficient in providing sound legal advice to businesses in corporate, commercial, employment, insurance, privacy, and regulatory matters. Her expertise includes reviewing, negotiating and drafting various commercial contracts including master service agreements and statements of work. She also has experience developing and implementing strategic action plans for litigious and high-risk cases to maximize success or a potential settlement.
Susan is an excellent problem-solver with superb oral and written communications skills and an ambitious work ethic. Advocating for her clients and pursuing outcomes in their best interest is always a top priority for Susan, an approach that peers and clients alike value.
- Harvard Law School Executive Education, (Program on Negotiation, Mediating Disputes) 2020
- Workplace Investigations, (Rublin Tomlinson) 2012
- Brunel University, (LL.B., Hons) 2002
- University of Toronto, (B.A.) 2003