Susan began her career as a commercial property solicitor in London before moving to Leeds where she worked at Addleshaw Goddard LLP.
This was followed by a move into industry as the first in-house legal manager of Leeds Bradford Airport.
Susan spent six years working as an Attorney in Bermuda and is called to the Bermuda Bar.
Following her return to England Susan lectured at the College of Law in York but more recently has worked back in private practice in Leeds dealing with a wide range of commercial property matters with a particular interest in schools and charities.
When not in work Susan enjoys walking and completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge in aid of a local children's cancer charity, Candlelighters, earlier this year.