Susanne A. Johnson



Susanne is a problem solver, who helps her clients navigate business litigation challenges and mitigate risk. Her practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, antitrust litigation and counseling. She supports clients through strategic transactions and potential competition issues. Leveraging her experience as an intern at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of Indiana, Susanne provides critical support in internal investigations and governmental inquiries.

Before joining the firm, Susanne was a litigation associate at a local Indianapolis law firm. She also served as a federal law clerk for the Honorable Tim A. Baker at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.


Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

Indiana Supreme Court
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana


U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, Hon. Tim A. Baker, 2013-2015


Valparaiso University School of Law
J.D. magna cum laude, Valparaiso University Law Review (articles editor) (2013)

University of Colorado
B.A. in International Affairs and Environmental Studies, magna cum laude, with distinction (2009)

Insights & Events

Other Perspectives
  • Right to Farm in the City: Providing a Legal Framework for Legitimizing Urban Farming in American Cities
    Author, 47 Valparaiso University Law Review 217, 2013

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association — Professionalism Committee member, 2014-18

Civic Activities

  • Lupus Foundation of America, Indiana Chapter — Volunteer, 2018


  • Faegre Drinker — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2020-21  
  • National Order of Scribes — Member, 2013

Awards Methodology

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