Cherot, Suzanne
Suzanne Cherot
Suzanne Cherot
  • Of Counsel

Biography

 Ms. Cherot focuses her practice on real estate and commercial transactions. She has represented private and public entities in negotiating and structuring a large number of sophisticated real estate transactions, including the representation of two public housing authorities in low-income housing tax credit projects. Other representative transactions include the purchase and financing of shopping centers, mobile home parks, residential subdivisions and commercial buildings. She has also represented businesses in the purchases and sales of stock and assets, including the recent purchases of several retail and wholesale businesses. In connection with these transactions, she formed and organized the corporation or limited liability company that owns and develops the real estate. Ms. Cherot served as managing shareholder of the firm for more than ten years.

Education

  • University of Kansas School of Law, Lawrence, Kansas
    • J.D. - 1972
  • University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
    • B.A. - 1970

Admitted to Practice

  • Alaska, 1972
  • District of Columbia, 1978
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Practice Areas

Professional Associations

  • Alaska Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Board of Directors

Honors

  • Moot Court Counsel, Member
  • Selected for inclusion in the 2013 to 2017 editions of Chambers USA, America’s Leading Business Lawyers, in the area of real estate
  • Selected for inclusion in the 2009 Alaska Super Lawyers list for the September issue of Washington Law & Politics magazine in the areas of real estate and business/corporate

Representative Clients

  • Cook Inlet Housing Authority
  • Alaska Communications Systems
  • The North West Company (Alaska Commercial Company)
  • Hickel Investment Company