Susan R. Tyndall

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Waukesha, WI

Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.
N14 W23755 Stone Ridge Drive, Suite 100
Waukesha, WI 53188
Phone: 262-523-4700
Fax: 262-523-4545
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1985
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

Susan Tyndall is a shareholder with the firm. Her practice focuses on appellate and insurance matters. Susan has had personal injury cases at every level of Wisconsin’s justice system, including jury trials in county circuit courts, arguing in all branches of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, and multiple arguments before the Wisconsin Supreme Court. She has also handled multiple appeals in the United States Court of Appeals (Seventh Circuit).

From 2016-2018, Susan was named one of the “Top 25 women attorneys in Wisconsin” by Super Lawyers.  It has also designated her as a Super Lawyer every year since 2006. In 2017, she was a Women in the Law Honoree recognized by the Wisconsin Law Journal. She has also been listed as a Leading Lawyer by M Magazine.

Susan is an active member in several legal associations and local community organizations. She currently serves on the board of the Zeidler Center for Public Discussion. She is a member of the Appellate Practice Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin. She served on its board from 2003-2010, including serving as Program Chair from 2006-2008 and as Chair of the Section in July 2008-July 2009. She was the founding editor of the Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin’s Wisconsin Civil Law Journal and served as its editor from its founding in 2003 to 2006, receiving its first “Editors Award” in 2006. Susan has also served as an election monitor in Milwaukee and most recently, in El Salvador.

Susan is a graduate of the University of Illinois and graduated with honors from Marquette Law School. In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities such as walking her dog, bicycling, kayaking, and caring for her backyard chickens.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Plaintiff

Selections

16 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2021

About Susan R. Tyndall

Admitted: 1985, Wisconsin

Professional Webpage: https://www.habush.com/attorneys/susan-tyndall/

Honors/Awards

  • M Magazine Leading Lawyer
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • Selected as honoree, Women in the Law, Wisconsin Law Journal, 2017
  • Top 25 Female Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2016-2018, Top 25 Female Super Lawyers®, Super Lawyers®
  • Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2006-2019, Wisconsin Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers®
  • Torts and Insurance Law, Am Jur Awards

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Waukesha Chamber Professional Women's Network
  • Member, Board of Directors, Frank Zeidler Center for Public Discussion https://www.zeidlercenter.org/, 2017
  • Church Council, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Milwaukee (2005 to 2008); Rose Glen PTO Budget committee (2006-2008); Tutoring, Reformation Lutheran Church, Milwaukee, WI 2011-2015).

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Association of Women Lawyers
  • Wisconsin Association of Justice
  • American Association of Justice
  • Waukesha County Bar
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Chair, Appellate Practice Section, State Bar of WI (7/1/08-7/1/09); Board Member, Appellate Practice Section (2003-2010); Program Chair, Appellate Practice Section (2006-2008). Founder and Editor of Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin's Wisconsin Civil Trial Journal (2003-2006)

Educational Background

  • University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, B.A., Political Science, 1982

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Discussion of recent Wisconsin cases regarding insurance coverage for pollution events, speaker, Recent Developments Regarding Insurance Coverage for Pollution Events, Wisconsin Association For Justice, 2015
  • Susan and Christopher Duesing spoke on “Occupiers and Agents: Defining the Limits of Recreational Immunity,” at the Wisconsin Association for Justice Spring Seminar, March 16, 2018
  • Author, “Assessing Exculpatory Contracts,” for The Verdict, Summer 2015
  • Discussion of requirements and procedures for civil judgments, including available costs and fees, Speaker, Civil Judgments: Are you Doing It Wrong?, Marquette University Law School Civil Litigation Seminar, 2014
  • Discussion of elements of and procedures for civil judgments, construction and modification of judgments, and available costs and fees, author, Judgments, State Bar of Wisconsin, Civil Trial Practice
  • Chapter on damages available in legal malpractice actions in treatise on damages in Wisconsin., Author, Damages in Legal Malpractice Actions, State Bar of Wisconsin, Law of Damages

Videos

Industry Groups

  • American Association For Justice
  • Chair Of Appellate Practice Section Of State Bar Of Wisconsin (2008-09)
  • State Bar Of Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin Association For Justice

Comments

  • “ Susan is a very accomplished appellate attorney.”
  • “ Susan Tyndall is a true intellectual with an insight into nearly every aspect of complex litigation problems.”
  • “ Very knowledgeable on all levels of appeals.”

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

Show More
Office Location for Susan R. Tyndall

N14 W23755 Stone Ridge Drive
Suite 100
Waukesha, WI 53188

Phone: 262-523-4700

Fax: 262-523-4545

Last Updated: 6/11/2021

Page Generated: 0.87190103530884 sec