Susan McNeil commenced practice as a barrister in Brisbane in March 2007.
Susan practices primarily in the following areas of law: commercial disputes, contractual disputes, property law disputes, building and construction (including domestic building disputes), body corporate (strata title) disputes, insurance (including personal injury), and wills and estates.
Susan regularly appears in the courts and tribunals in Queensland, including the Queensland Court of Appeal, Supreme Court, District Court, Magistrates Court and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal, as well as representing parties in commercial arbitrations. She regularly travels to Courts and Tribunals around Queensland, including Beaudesert, Bundaberg, Cairns, Hervey Bay, Kingaroy, Mackay, Maryborough, Townsville, Toowoomba, and Southport.
Susan has appeared in the Queensland Court of Appeal on 4 occasions, each time without a leader. However, she regularly appears with Senior Counsel.
Prior to being called to the Bar, Susan was a solicitor in Brisbane with Quinlan Miller & Treston Lawyers.