Susanne has been practising in family law since 1993. She is a highly skilled and well regarded practitioner, and has extensive experience in all aspects of family law including litigation, contested property and parenting matters and de facto relationships. Her major achievements include the successful conduct and management of many important cases involving complex financial structures, high net worth parties and difficult and novel legal issues and concepts relating to fraud, tax liabilities, trust structures and sham transactions. She is described by Doyle's Guide for the Australian legal profession as "intelligent and quick".
Susanne joined Kennedy Partners in 2005. She is a member of the Family Law Sections of the Law Council of Australia and the Law Institute of Victoria, and a former member of Victoria Legal Aid's panel of Independent Children's Lawyers.