Susan Swete

Susan Swete

Attorney at Law
Location:
Austin, Texas
Phone:
512-898-9859
432-827-8847
Email:

Susan Swete was born and raised overseas and has lived in the Austin, Texas area for 17 years.  Susan worked her way through her undergraduate degree and law school handling all aspects of real estate marketing, transaction and finance and went on as an attorney to spend 13 years representing clients in complex commercial construction and real estate transaction and litigation matters.  Susan spent her first 4 years as an attorney focusing solely on plaintiff’s personal injury and medical malpractice and has continued her practice in these areas throughout her 17 years of practice.

Susan enjoys contributing time and legal services to CASA, an organization that advocates for children who have, through abuse, neglect or other reasons entered the welfare system.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate - transactions and litigation
  • Construction - commercial and residential
  • Wills, Trusts, Probate, Guardianships
  • Litigation - contract/negligence
  • Contracts - general drafting

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas

Education

  • South Texas College of Law Houston, Houston, Texas
    • Juris Doctorate
  • University of Houston
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Psychology

Past Employment Positions

  • Walker, Bright & Lewis, Associate Attorney, 2000 - 2004
  • Choate & Associates PC, Associate Attorney, 2004 - 2011

Pro Bono Activities

  • CASA Child Advocates