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Suzanne M. Wood

Suzanne M. Wood

Norton Rose Fulbright
National Director, Legal Project Manager
Toronto, QC, CAN


Suzanne Wood is the National Director, Legal Project Management (LPM) for Norton Rose Fulbright Canada. She leads a team of legal project managers who regularly participate in client-facing engagements to provide a consistent and value-driven LPM approach across all disciplines and offices. 

Suzanne is a certified Project Management Professional who, prior to entering into this role, practiced commercial litigation at Norton Rose Fulbright for many years focusing on complex class action and international disputes. She now focuses exclusively on the application of formal project management techniques to promote efficiency and 
predictability in legal services. 

Suzanne leads the firm's LPM initiative, including: 
  • Training lawyers on LPM tools, tactics and approaches on matters;
  • Working with clients to identify opportunities to streamline and improve processes internally and externally;
  • Monitoring client portfolios and matters to ensure the delivery of consistent and predictable legal services; and
  • Assisting lawyers and clients in implementing new and innovative ways of working.

Suzanne is a member of the American Bar Association’s Legal Project Management Interest Group, Practical Law Canada’s Commercial Litigation Advisory Board and True Value Partnering Institute Council of Advisors. Suzanne is a frequent speaker on LPM topics and is a member of the LawVision Legal Project Management Roundtable and the International Legal Technology Association.
Suzanne M. Wood is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution - Project Management for Lawyers 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM - Project Management for Lawyers 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM - Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM, Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution - Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution , Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution - Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution , Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM - Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM, Tuesday, February 13, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution - Case Studies in Implementing Legal Project Management: The Continuing Evolution , Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM - Getting Partners on Board to Use and Champion LPM, Tuesday, February 13, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Project Management for Lawyers 2018, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, New York, NY
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