With more than 25 years of real estate law experience, Susan Pedersen focuses her practice on retail and office property leasing, acquisition and disposition, as well as assorted development matters.

Before joining Gould & Ratner, Susan was a partner at the Chicago office of Honigman, was of counsel at the Chicago office of DLA Piper and was the in-house real estate counsel for Claire’s Stores.



  • Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D.
  • Saint Mary's College, B.B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois