Overview Experience Affiliations Honors & Awards


Determined to safeguard the wishes and assets of her clients and their loved ones, Suzanne D. Perry is a litigator who makes it her daily goal to assist individuals and families in navigating the probate process. Suzanne began her career representing clients in a wide range of general litigation and transactional matters, garnering an extensive insight into Texas law. Suzanne also has experience counseling clients on estate planning matters, including preparation of wills, powers of attorney, healthcare directives, and other related documents. The unique combination of Suzanne’s broad legal knowledge and years of focused practice in the areas of probate, trusts, and guardianships allows Suzanne to skillfully analyze the strengths and weaknesses of each case and zealously advocate for her clients in heirship matters, will contests, and fiduciary litigation.

Suzanne also specializes in guiding clients through both the legal process and emotional anxiety of obtaining guardianship over incapacitated family members and ensuring their ongoing performance is in the best interest of the incapacitated loved one.

In her free time, Suzanne enjoys playing in sand volleyball leagues, snow skiing, and spending time with her family.


  • Represented clients in independent administrations and dependent administrations of decedent’s estates
  • Represented clients seeking guardianship of the person and estate of incapacitated loved ones
  • Represented executors, beneficiaries, and heirs in will contests, disputed heirship matters, and estate-related litigation
  • Negotiated informal family settlements and mediated settlement agreements resolving complex and emotional disputes among heirs and beneficiaries, resulting in favorable distribution of estate assets
  • Prepared and analyzed estate planning documents, including wills, powers of attorney, healthcare directives, and other related documents


  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Bar Association: Probate, Trust, and Estate Section
  • Texas Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Association: Real Estate, Probate, and Trust Law Section

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers Ones to Watch – Trusts and Estates, BL Rankings, 2024


  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center
  • B.A. summa cum laude, University of St. Thomas

Admissions & Certifications

  • State Bar of Texas