Susan Motley

Tel. (940) 565-6565
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Designated as Texas Super Lawyer 2004, 2006-11, 2013-2017
Designated as Texas Super Lawyer 2004, 2006-11, 2013-2017

Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation(100%)
  • Employment Litigation
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Discrimination
  • Retaliation
  • Contracts
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration

Bar Admissions
State Bar of Texas, admitted 1997
United States Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas

Law School: The University of Texas School of Law, J.D. 1997
College: College of Charleston (B.A. political science, magna cum laude), 1993

Professional Memberships
Texas Employment Lawyers Association (Board Member and immediate Past-President)
State Bar of Texas Labor & Employment Section Council Member
National Employment Lawyers Association Board Member
William “Mac” Taylor American Inn of Court
Dallas Trial Lawyers Association
Life Fellow, Dallas Bar Foundation
Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation


  • Board Certified in Labor & Employment Law (2002) by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Designated as Texas Super Lawyer 2004, 2006-2011 and 2013-2017
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2006-2010 (employment law)
  • AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Avvo rating 10 of 10

Civic Engagement

  • City of Irving Parks & Recreation Board (Former Member)
  • City of Irving Advisory Committee on Disabilities (Former Member)
  • Denton County Friends of the Family Women’s Auxiliary
  • Irving- Carrollton Branch NAACP President’s Award Recipient 2015