Biography Overview

Susan Tolbert has practiced law in Florida since 1986. She has limited her practice to Personal Injury (motor vehicle and motorcycle collisions, premises liability and general negligence claims) as well as Insurance Disputes.

Ms. Tolbert practiced in Orange County from 1986 to 1990, and since that time has practiced almost exclusively in Volusia County. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Syracuse University in New York before attending Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. She graduated law school in 1986 and was admitted to the Florida Bar that same year. She is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

Ms. Tolbert holds memberships in: Florida Bar Association, American Bar Association, and Florida Justice Association. Susan also holds the special honor of being ranked as a Master of the Bench in the Dunn Blount Chapter of the American Inns of Court.

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury

Recent Successes

$1,679,000.00 Verdict Althia Thompson vs. Lorrie A. Elder Car Accidents2019
$30,156.00 Verdict Christina Adkins v. Hysong Car Accidents2013
$31,500.00 Verdict Donald Adkins v. Hysong Slip & Fall2014
$109,501.69 Verdict Williams v. 7-Eleven Slip & Fall2013
$21,397.94 Verdict Whitford v. Volusia County School Board Slip & Fall2013
  • Althia Thompson vs. Lorrie A. Elder


    Verdict - 2019

  • Christina Adkins v. Hysong


    Verdict - 2013

  • Donald Adkins v. Hysong


    Verdict - 2014


  • The Florida Bar Association
  • The American Bar Association
  • The Florida Justice Association
  • American Inns of Courts, Dunn Blount Chapter - Master of the Bench


  • Syracuse University
  • Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, Juris Doctor, 1986