Susan Kootnekoff is the founder of Inspire Law. Susan's diverse legal career spans over more than 20 years. During this time she has gained extensive expertise in a number of areas of law, including Employment Law, Drugs, Alcohol and the WorkplaceHuman RightsOccupational Health and Safetyas well as Privacy Issues .

Susan holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from Queen's University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Saskatchewan.  She has been a member of the Law Society of Alberta since 1994 and a member of the Law Society of British Columbia since 2015. In Alberta, she represented business interests based in both Calgary and Fort McMurray. Living and practicing in Fort McMurray made a lasting impression on Susan.  It was in this isolated and unique community that her interest in employment law, and Canada's oil sands industry, took hold.

In 2013, Susan moved to the Okanagan where she currently resides with her family.