Moving Across the Divide.
Experienced in handling high-conflict cases, emotionally-charged disputes and contentious parties. A great ability to analyze, understand and deal with complicated fact situations.
What Suzanne Offers
Ten years in Office of General Counsel as transactional, employment, oil and gas, and trial attorney for major multi-national corporation (Mobil Oil Corporation). Appeared before United States Supreme Court.
Family and Probate
Extensive experience with family law litigation involving complex property division, child custody, family relationship issues. Proven success handling complicated estate issues relating to property interests, descent and distribution, breakdown in family relationships.
Real Estate / Oil and Gas
Extensive experience in handling real estate disputes in both commercial and residential arenas. In the area of oil and gas, Suzanne has extensive experience with royalty interests, working interests and division order contracts .
Labor and Employment
Including EEOC, Title VII, government employment (civil service and collective bargaining agreements) relative to both government and private corporations and individuals.
Mediated hundreds of personal injury/damage cases.
Four years as managing-attorney of insurance defense law firm representing underwriters and brokers at Lloyds of London.
Administrative and labor-employment law case I am very pleased to discover Suzanne and add her to my short list of 'preferred' mediators.”more
Government labor-employment law case “My opposing counsel thanked me for recommending Suzanne. He and I agreed that Suzanne worked hard to encourage both parties to come to an agreement. She is very patient.”more
Government labor-employment case “Suzanne was great! I look forward to mediating with her in the future. Top notch!"more
Complex, international divorce “Suzanne did an exceptional job of bringing the parties to reality. She set a positive tone in which the mediation could succeed.”more
Complicated, contentious business dispute “Suzanne handled a very contentious set of parties with professionalism and tact.”more
Highly conflicted divorce case; custody/property division “This was by far the best mediation effort I have witnessed.”more
Divorce; custody/property division “Suzanne was very patient and persistent and it was for this reason we were able to reach an agreement.”more
Employment discrimination case “Suzanne is an excellent mediator. I would recommend her to anyone who has an employment dispute to resolve.”more
Insurance subrogation case “Suzanne, thank you for your very professional, yet relaxed attitude...”more
Employment discrimination case “This was a difficult mediation. As usual, Suzanne moved the negotiations along smoothly.”more
Complex probate dispute “Our firm uses Suzanne because she is impartial and objective and, most of all, because she is effective in difficult cases.”more
Complex business dispute “Suzanne did a great job; great understanding of complicated facts.”more
High-profile divorce case “We were elated and proud to vote for Suzanne for the Best Individual Mediator in Texas. Suzanne, thank you for your past, present and – we're certain – future services.”more
Personal injury case “I will continue to use Suzanne. She is a wonderful mediator and my clients are always impressed with her.”more
Divorce; complex property division “Suzanne was fabulous! I don't think we could have gotten this case settled without her.”more