Susan E. Campbell

Susan Campbell joined Blanco Tackabery after nineteen years with the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development. She utilizes her experience with the regulatory process and insights gained as agency counsel to advise developers who participate in agency programs. She provides counsel and assistance with housing, community development, and regulatory matters, focusing on HUD/FHA-insured loans and asset management issues.

For ten years, Susan served as the Chief Counsel for the HUD Greensboro Field Office.  She closed both affordable and market-rate HUD/FHA-insured transactions, including loans that involved bonds and various types of tax credits, and handled asset management and rental assistance matters.  Susan taught sessions for several HUD closing schools and served on the multifamily loan document committee.  She also provided advice to the Offices of Public Housing and Community Development as well as Ginnie Mae.

Susan draws on her Federal experience to counsel clients on a variety of transactions involving federal loan programs, including development as well as asset management and preservation matters.   She also provides advice on Section 8 contracts, Section 202 and 811 programs, and community development programs.

Practice Areas

  • Affordable Housing and Community Development


  • B.A., Pennsylvania State University, 1994 (with highest distinction and honors)
  • J.D./ M.R.P., University of North Carolina, 1998; Articles Editor, North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1998

Areas of Focus

  • Financing of multifamily housing projects and health care facilities utilizing U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) loan programs
  • Asset management matters related to HUD multifamily loan and rental assistance programs
  • HUD 202 and 811 program financing and asset management issues
  • Section 8 contracts
  • Community development programs

Professional & Civic Activities

  • American Bar Association, Forum Affordable Housing, Member
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Forsyth County Bar Association
  • Forsyth County Habitat for Humanity, Family Services Committee