Susana E. Canseco

Susana E. Canseco is a member of our Real Estate and Water Law Group. Susana is a native of Del Rio, Texas, along the banks of the Rio Grande. She represents owners of rural land in water-rights and real-estate transactions. She advises clients on permitting and related matters before groundwater districts, as well as actions and applications before the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and Public Utility Commission. She advises clients regarding water-rights permitting exemptions and what they can do with water on their rural land.

Before joining Branscomb | PC, Susana operated a family business raising cattle and marketing grass-fed beef, an experience that gives her important perspective into her clients’ challenges and concerns in managing and using water in their businesses.


B.A., Harvard University, 2001 cum laude
J.D., University Of Texas School of Law, 2007 – With Honors


Member, State Bar of Texas
Member, State Bar of Texas Environmental Law Section
Member, State Bar of Texas Real Estate Law Section
Member, Bexar County Women’s Bar Association
Member, Texas Association of Groundwater Districts
Member, Texas Water Conservation Association
Member, Texas Law Alumni Association, San Antonio Steering Committee


Law Clerk, The Honorable Judge Lee Yeakel, Western District of Texas, 2007-2009


Susana lives in San Antonio, Texas with her husband Brandon and their two small children. Together they raise and market grass-fed beef, and Susana also enjoys riding and showing horses (eventing).