L. Susan Doss - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

L. Susan Doss

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001
Phone: 205-521-8635

Susan Doss is a member of the Bradley Arant Boult Cummings' Banking and Financial Services and Corporate Practice Groups and has a broad range of experience in business transactions of many types, particularly debt financings. Her banking practice includes commercial loan and other financing transactions and counseling financial institutions with respect to compliance with various federal and state banking laws and regulations. In the corporate area, her primary areas of practice include corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate counsel representation. 

Since the early 1990's, a significant part of Susan's banking practice has focused on mortgage warehouse lending transactions.  Susan has worked on hundreds of syndicated and non-syndicated warehouse facility deals, including those structured as lines of credit, repurchase facilities or loan participation sale facilities.

In the corporate area, Susan uses her banking and finance background to efficiently and effectively represent corporate clients in connection with the negotiation, structuring and closing of credit facilities of all types from commercial lenders.


University of AlabamaBS 1986University of Alabama School of LawJ.D. 1989

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama

Client Comments

"Susan Doss is very well-versed in her area of practice. I know that when speaking with her regarding a client matter she will provide me with knowledge and information that will help me to make an informed decision on that specific matter. "

"Ms. Susan Doss is responsive and available to the needs of our line of business. She has been instrumental in developing legal solutions for us as industry changes occur. She is very professional and knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with."

"If every attorney were like Susan Doss, the world would be a better place. She is perfect in every conceivable criterion. Atticus Finch was reborn in Susan Doss."

-Catherine J. Randall
Randall Family Partnership

Office Location

One Federal Place
1819 Fifth Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Banking and Finance Law of the Birmingham Metro Area
L. Susan Doss has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law (Acquisition Finance, Asset-Based Lending, Commercial Finance, Debt Finance, Derivatives, Distressed Debt Transactions, Finance, Loan Documentation, Mortgage Warehousing, Repurchase Facilities, Secured Transactions, Syndicate Transaction Lending, Transactions, Uniform Commercial Code)
Corporate Law (Acquisition Finance, Banking, Business Planning, Closely-Held Businesses, Commercial, Corporate Finance, Family Businesses, Finance, Financial Services, General Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Restructurings, Secured Transactions, Securities, Transactions)
Securities / Capital Markets Law (Asset-Backed Securities, Banking, Capital Markets, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mortgage-Backed Securities, Securitization, Transactions)
Securitization and Structured Finance Law

Other Information

Gender: Female