Susan L. Dawson is a founding partner at Waltz, Palmer & Dawson, LLC. With the focus and creativity of an entrepreneur and the pragmatism and technical acumen of a corporate lawyer, Susan commands an unparalleled acumen for addressing complex issues on behalf of her local, national and international business clients. Susan counsels clients in matters of corporate and business law, employment law and commercial real estate, providing direct, responsive and cost-effective legal services to efficiently achieve their business goals. Susan’s clients appreciate the depth of her analytic abilities, as well as her quick, calm responses to matters of urgency. Whether taking a strategic view of an overall business plan, as she did when she served as temporary in-house counsel for an international client, or focusing on the myriad small details involved in documenting a multi-million dollar acquisition, Susan understands the importance of being both a nimble problem–solver and thoughtful advisor.
Susan’s many recognitions include: AV Rated by Martindale Hubble ®, consistently named 10 Best Attorneys for Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service by American Institute of Legal Counsel, 2015 Enterprising Women of the Year by Enterprising Women Magazine, and 2009 Influential Women in Business, Business Ledger.