Susan Jacobson

Deputy General Counsel

Susan Jacobson is senior vice president, deputy general counsel at Cardinal Health.  In this role, she co-leads the legal department and has oversight for Global Trade operations.

Jacobson joined Cardinal Health in 1997.  Since that time she’s held positions in Legal of increasing responsibility, including senior vice president/general counsel for Cardinal Health’s Medical segment, before assuming her current role in January 2016.

In May 2013, Jacobson was awarded the Leading the Way award by the Ohio Women’s Bar Foundation, which recognizes female lawyers who demonstrate leadership in the legal profession and their communities.

Prior to joining Cardinal Health, Jacobson was a corporate healthcare attorney with several Chicago law firms.  She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, and her juris doctorate from the University of Minnesota Law School.