Susan B. Cohodes

Susan B. Cohodes

  • Attorney


Practice Areas

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Pedestrian Accidents


Susan B. Cohodes has been helping injured people since 1986. She earned a Bachelor’s of Science in journalism from Northwestern University in 1983 and a J.D. from The Chicago Kent College of Law in 1986. Susan has spent her entire career working to help people who have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence.

Susan grew up in Iron Mountain in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and has also lived in Illinois, Idaho, Germany and for more than 20 years, the state of Washington. She practiced law in Chicago until 1992 and has been helping injured people in Washington ever since.

Susan is the mother of two and loves to return to the Midwest to visit her children who are in school in Chicago and Lincoln, Nebraska. She also returns to Wisconsin as often as possible to see her beloved Green Bay Packers play.

Susan also travels locally and has logged tens of thousands of miles travelling to meet clients at or near their homes since 2000 when she joined the Law Offices of Dean Standish Perkins & Associates.  

Susan has concentrated her practice in helping injured people and is a tireless advocate and counselor to her clients.


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1986
  • Northwestern University
    • B.S. - 1983
    • Major: Journalism

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 1993
  • Illinois, 1986

Professional Associations

  • Washington State Association for Justice, Member