Susanna is a native of Southeast Missouri. Prior to practicing law, Susanna developed a background in Social Services and Probate Court working for the Greene County Public Administrator’s Office. After attending the University of Missouri’s School of Law in Columbia, she was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 2008. Directly after law school, Susanna worked as an Assistant Attorney General for the Missouri Attorney General’s Office for two years. During that time, she handled discipline cases for the Board of Professional Registration and abuse/neglect cases for the Department of Health and Senior Services. Susanna and her husband relocated to Springfield, Missouri in 2010 where she began the practice of family law.
Susanna has been practicing family law exclusively for the last 11 years. Susanna’s extensive experience in family law includes contested custody cases, adoptions, high-asset litigation, third-party custody, grandparent visitation cases, and guardianships. Susanna is also a trained mediator, conducting mediations exclusively in family law matters. Susanna is a highly respected member of the bar, a skilled negotiator, and a determined advocate for her clients.