Professional - Suzanne P. Sutherland

Suzanne SutherlandMuch of Suzanne’s practice concerns commercial litigation serving clients in the construction industry, including owners, developers, design professionals, general contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers. Suzanne routinely counsels clients on business law matters, as well as commercial and residential real estate transactions. The remainder of Suzanne’s practice involves environmental law, with an emphasis on compliance with regulatory agencies.


PRACTICES
Construction Law
Real Estate Law
Environmental Law

 

EDUCATION
Grand Valley State University, B.B.A., Human Resource Management
Wayne State University Law School, J.D. cum laude

 

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
State Bar of Michigan
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western District of Michigan

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association, Eastern District of Michigan Chapter
State Bar of Michigan
Grand Rapids Bar Association
Grand Rapids Young Professionals


INDUSTRY AFFILIATIONS
Associated Builders and Contractors, West MI Chapter
American Subcontractors Association, West MI Chapter
Construction Financial Management Association, West MI Chapter
U.S. Green Building Council, West MI Chapter


DISTINCTIONS
Order of the Coif
Production Editor, Wayne Law Review 2013-2014