Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Specialist in contentious restructuring and insolvency, asset recovery and tax litigation. Susan is experienced in advising financial institutions, corporates and insolvency practitioners in relation to contentious issues arising from restructuring, insolvency and corporate distress situations, including those with a cross-border element.
Recent cases include advising the administrators of the Lehman Brothers companies following the bank’s well-publicised collapse in September 2008; continued work in relation to the Enron insolvencies, including advising in relation to a substantial transaction at an undervalue application; acting for financial institutions in relation to complex tax appeals before the Tax Tribunal; and advising in relation to the settlement of multi-million pound disputes with HMRC .
2011 to date Partner, Linklaters
2007 - 2011 Managing Associate, Linklaters
2002 - 2007 Associate, Linklaters
2000 - 2002 Trainee Solicitor, Linklaters Education
1999 - 2000 College of Law, Legal Practice Course (Distinction)
1998 - 1999 College of Law, Common Professional Examination
1994 - 1998 Oxford University, Classics