Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Judge, Lawyer, Magistrate and Solicitor
- Alternative Names
- Purdon, Susan (birth name)
Susan Purdon-Sully was sworn in as a Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia in October 2007. Before her appointment to the bench, she was recognised to be one of Australia's leading family lawyers and was the first Australian woman lawyer to be made a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers at the invitation of the Academy. From 2004 to 2007 she served as a member of the Family Law Council of Australia, the peak advisory body to the Federal Attorney General on family law matters.