Susan K. McKenna: Lawyer with Jackson Lewis P.C.

Susan K. McKenna

Orlando,  FL  U.S.A.
Phone(407) 246-8440

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • General Employment Litigation
  • Management and Employee Training
University Indiana University, B.A., with highest honors, 1978
Law SchoolDuke University, J.D., 1982
Admitted1982, Florida; 2008, U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

bar & professional association memberships

Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers

Central Florida Hotel and Lodging Association

Federal Bar Association

Florida Bar

Orange County Bar Association (FL)


Susan K. McKenna , is a Shareholder in the Orlando, Florida office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rated attorney, and has been selected by her peers for inclusion in the publications The Best Lawyers in America, (including being named as Best Lawyers' 2014 Orlando Employment Law - Management Lawyer of the Year and Best Lawyers' 2012 Orlando Litigation - Labor and Employment Lawyer of the Year and 2014 Orlando Management Employment Lawyer of the Year), Leading Florida Attorneys, Chambers USA's Best Lawyers for Business (Band 1) and Florida Super Lawyers. She also has been recognized repeatedly as distinguished in her field in local and state publications such as Florida Trend magazine, Orlando Magazine and Orlando Business Journal.

Published Works

Articles Negligent Hiring -- New Law Is Good News for Florida Employers
The Florida Labor Letter (February 2000) [Author] Employment At Will Under Florida Law
The Florida Labor Letter (November 1998) [Author] Managing Attendance in Light of the Statutory Restrictions
The Florida Labor Letter (April 1998) [Author] The Ten Commandments to Employer Success in Litigation
The Florida Labor Letter (October 1997) [Author]

Honors, Awards and Pro Bono Activity

• Ms. McKenna is active in community organizations including Congregation of Reformed Judaism (President-Elect), Planned Parenhood of Greater Orlando and Mad Cow Theater.


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Office Information

Susan K. McKenna

390 N. Orange Avenue, Suite 1285
OrlandoFL 32801


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