Susan Wetzel is the Chair of the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation practice group. She concentrates her practice in the areas of executive compensation, health and welfare plans, retirement plans, and health law.
Susan is a contributor to Haynes and Boone's Practical Benefits Lawyer blog, which discusses issues and developments in the areas of employee benefits and executive compensation.
Susan Wetzel was named one of the "Best Lawyers Under 40" (2006) and one of the "Best Lawyers in Dallas" (2011-2013 and 2015) by D Magazine, D Magazine Partners; selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters (2004-2005, 2007-2009, 2011-2015); and listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc., in Employee Benefits Law (2009-2016).
Selected Publications and Speeches
- "Practical considerations for benefits counsel in multijurisdictional mergers and acquisitions," International Pension Lawyer, July 2010.
- "Practical Considerations When Drafting Covenants in Stock and Asset Purchase Agreements," ERISA Compliance & Enforcement Strategy Guide, Benefits Practice Center of the Bureau of National Affairs, February 2010.