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J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1987
B.A., with distinction (top 5% of the class), departmental honors, Phi Beta Kappa, Northwestern University, 1984.

Bar Admissions
New York, 1988
Georgia, 1991

Practice Areas
Commercial Contracts
Corporate Counsel
Corporate Transactions
Intellectual Property Rights
Joint Ventures, Private Equity Transactions and Strategic Alliances
Mergers and Acquisitions


Susan Kolodkin practices in the area of general business and corporate law. She has broad corporate experience and has represented a wide variety of clients in mergers and acquisitions (both public and private company transactions), private equity transactions, strategic alliances and other joint ventures, outsourcing transactions (including business process, human resources and IP outsourcing), license agreements, other services agreements and general corporate and contract work, and in drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of legal documents. Her clients have included Sprint-Nextel, Accenture, Encompass, The Coca-Cola Company, American Express, ING, Budget Rent-a-Car, Arcapita, Delta Airlines, Ansett Worldwide, Financial Asset Management Services, Quality Care Providers (a physician network) and GECC.

Susan graduated from Northwestern University with a major in Political Science and a minor in French. During that time, she studied French for a semester at the Universite de Dijon in Dijon, France.

Prior to working at Tatum Hillman & Powell, Susan was of counsel in the corporate department of King & Spalding (1998-2009), a partner in the corporate department of Minkin and Snyder (1996-1998), an associate in the corporate department of Cohen Pollock Merlin (1994-1996), an associate in the tax department of King & Spalding (1991-1994), and an associate in the tax department of Cravath, Swaine and Moore (1987-1991).

Susan and her husband have two children. In her spare time, Susan enjoys running, cooking (and eating), football and playing cards.