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Susan T. Cannell

Phone: (734) 662-4426
Susan T. Cannell
Phone: (734) 662-4426

Susie Cannell has extensive experience in the area of complex commercial litigation and employment law. After graduating from Wayne State Law School with honors, Ms. Cannell clerked for the Federal District Court in the Eastern District of Michigan, serving under the Honorable Anna Diggs Taylor. She also spent several years with the national law firm of Miller Canfield.

Since joining Hooper Hathaway in 1993, Ms. Cannell has been primary author of the firm’s trial court and appellate briefs, resulting in a continuous track record of summary judgment and successful appellate decisions in Michigan state courts and in federal courts throughout the United States. In addition to her litigation practice, Ms. Cannell provides employment law advice to the firm’s local and national corporate clients. She also contributes significant time to local non-profit organizations.


  • Wayne State University Law School, J.D., cum laude (1985)
    Order of the Coif
  • Wayne State University, B.S.with high distinction (1981)


  • Michigan (1985)

Representative Community Activities

  • Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley (Board of Directors, Former President)