Susan G. White
Of Counsel
Austin

Susan has represented franchised new car dealers, recreational vehicle dealers, and independent car dealers since 1995. The focus of her practice is the representation of franchised new car and truck dealers, principally in relations with new motor vehicle manufacturers and distributors.

Her practice also includes Asset Purchase Agreements, representing dealers in enforcement matters before the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner, assisting dealers with licensing matters before the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner, and assisting dealers with issues that arise regarding day-to-day dealership operations.

Susan’s previous experience was in aviation, general products liability and drug product liability insurance defense. Susan continues her insurance defense representation today, mainly in the area of aviation law.

Practice Areas
Motor Vehicle Franchise Law
Motor Vehicle Franchise Disputes
New Motor Vehicle Franchise Termination Litigation
New Motor Vehicle Dealership Add Point Litigation

New Motor Vehicle Dealership Relocation Litigation

Dealership Asset Purchase Agreements
Dealership License Applications – Motor Vehicle Division
Motor Vehicle Sales Finance License Applications – Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
Regulatory Enforcement Matters – Motor Vehicle Division
Regulatory Enforcement Matters – Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
Insurance Defense
Aviation Insurance Defense
Business and Corporate Litigation

Member
State Bar of Texas
Austin and Corpus Christi Bar Associations
Coastal Bend Women Lawyers Association
Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation
National Association of Dealer Counsel

Education
University of Texas at Arlington, B.A. Political Science, 1990

Law School
St. Mary’s University School of Law, J.D. 1993

Bar Admissions
Texas, 1993

Court Admissions
U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit

Fun Facts
Susan enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and singing with the praise band at Driftwood United Methodist Church.

Tel: (512) 469-0900
Fax: (512) 469-0930
Email: swhite@shackelfordlaw.net