Susanna Deverell is a relationship counsellor specializing in training women to be effective negotiators.
For the past 13 years, she has worked for the UK charity Relate, working with hundreds of individuals, couples and families with issues that troubles them in their interactions. She gives regular workshops on the impact of conflict in cases of divorce and separation to litigants sent by the Family Courts. Susanna holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Relationship Therapy from the University of Hull and is a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Susanna is able to draw on her own experiences as a woman in the business world. Prior to going into counselling, she was in public relations working on the European Team of Hayes Macleod in London and then as Managing Director of Hamburg based PR firm Heuer & Partners, a subsidiary of advertising firm Springer & Jacoby.
She graduated with a law degree from Westfaelische Wilhelms University in Muenster, Germany (LLB) and then qualified to the Bar at Oberlandesgericht Hamm (LLM).