Susan is a partner in TLo’s Tampa office focusing on all aspects of media law, including providing pre-publication review and advice, defending against defamation, privacy and other content-related claims, drafting media, publishing and technology contracts, and prosecuting actions for access to judicial and governmental records and proceedings.
Susan routinely counsels clients on various Internet, technology, mobile marketing and other advertising issues, with particular emphasis on cutting edge emerging communications media. Susan’s experience in the realm of contests, sweepstakes and other promotions has assisted TLo clients of all sizes and various industries, including newspapers, television stations, websites and other traditional media clients, travel agencies, non-profit organizations, grocery store chains, worldwide manufacturers, transportation companies, academic institutions, governmental agencies, advertising agencies and others on marketing projects ranging from local trade or business-to-business promotions to multi-zone international consumer-directed retail campaigns, coordinating foreign counsel where necessary.
Prior to entering private practice, Susan clerked for the Honorable Roger Vinson, Federal District Judge for the Northern District of Florida. Susan graduated second in her class from the Florida State University College of Law.