Senior Vice President and General Counsel
National Church Residences
Susan DiMickele was named Senior Vice President and General Counsel for National Church Residences in September 2016 after more than two years of serving on the organization’s Board of Directors. Her responsibilities include legal matters, corporate governance and compliance, risk mitigation and labor and employment matters.
Previously she was a Partner with the Squire Patton Boggs law firm where she co-led the global Labor and Employment Practice Group.
A trial lawyer with over 20 years of experience in employment discrimination, breach of contract and fraud cases, DiMickele has advocated for employers in the matters involving wrongful termination, employee benefits, trade secrets, unfair labor practices and personal injury.
In her previous role, DiMickele lead in-house training for employees, including EEO and diversity, project management and risk management training, and represented employers in successful union-free campaigns. She also lead the firm in employing new processes, tools and creative approaches to maximize the value of services and regularly spoke on efforts in project management, business process development and knowledge management.
DiMickele is an author to many national publications and well as a personal memoir. Her honors include being regularly named an Ohio Super Lawyer, being recognized as a leader in the field of labor and employment by Chambers USA, and being listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 2007.