Sue has been the winner of the inaugural Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2011 and 2012 for real estate and the inaugural Euromoney Australasia Women in Business Law Awards 2012 for real estate. She was also named a Best of the Best 2013 and 2011 Real Estate lawyer by the same publication. Sue is listed as a leading individual for Commercial Property/Real Estate in Chambers Global Guide 2013, Asia Pacific Legal 500 2013, PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook 2012/2013 and Best Lawyers International (Australia) 2012.
Asia Pacific Legal 500 2013 described Sue as "one of 'the best all-round property lawyers in Australia'”.