Susan Kowal is a Senior Attorney with Dawda, Mann, Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC. She focuses her practice in the area of commercial real estate, business transactions, corporate and banking law.

Ms. Kowal has assisted clients in transactional real estate matters involving the analysis, financing, documentation and negotiation of agreements for the purchase and sale of commercial real estate, the acquisition and disposition of property, as well as for the development of commercial, residential and industrial properties, and leasing of commercial retail and office space.

Ms. Kowal’s practice also includes advising clients about corporate matters involving corporate formation issues, acquisitions and divestitures, dissolutions, shareholder agreements, and other general corporate matters.

Ms. Kowal is also certified as a designated counsel for the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 Loan Program.

In 1997, Ms. Kowal earned her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law and earned her B.G.S in Accounting in 1993 from The University of Michigan. While attending The University of Michigan, Ms. Kowal was a member of the women’s swim team.

She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, State Bar of New Jersey, and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.


Senior Attorney

Seton Hall University School of Law, South Orange, New Jersey, J.D. 1997

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, B.G.S. 1993

Bar Admissions

Michigan, 1997

New Jersey, 1997

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1998


State Bar of Michigan (Arts Communication Entertainment and Sports Law and Probate Law sections)

Honors and Awards

Eugene W. Gressman Appellate Moot Court Competition, Finalist

Book Award: Constitutional Law