Marianne L. Sussman

Marianne L. Sussman

Location:
White Plains, New York
Phone:
914-683-0090
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Estate Planning, Administration and Litigation
  • 15% Real Estate
  • 20% Court Examiner
  • 15% Not-for-Profit Corporate

Litigation Percentage

  • 15% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1980
  • Connecticut, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1980
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1994
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1993

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1979
    • Honors: Honors in Legislative Advocacy
  • Barnard College, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 1960

Representative Clients

  • Abbott House
  • Lee and Low Books, Inc.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Court Examiner, Ninth Judicial District, 2001 - Present
  • Member, City of New Rochelle City Council, 2000 - 2011
  • Chair, New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency, 2006 - Present
  • Estate Planning Council of Westchester County, 1990 - Present
  • Westchester Women's Bar Association, President, 1989-1991, Vice President, 1987-1989
  • Women's Bar Association of the State of New York, Co-Chair, Courts Committee, 1998-1999, Co-Chair: Long Range Planning Committee, 1994-1998, Board of Directors, 1985-1987, 1991-1999, Executive Committee, 1989-1991
  • Committee on Character and Fitness, Ninth Judicial District, 1995 - 1999
  • City of New Rochelle Planning Board, 1992 - 1999

Past Employment Positions

  • Shamberg Marwell Cherneff & Hocherman, Mount Kisco, New York , 1982 - 1989
  • Legislative Counsel to the Westchester County Executive, White Plains, New York, 1980 - 1982

Pro Bono Activities

  • Chair, City of New Rochelle 325th Anniversary Celebration, 2012 - 2013
  • Pace University Law School and Westchester Women's Bar Association, Guardianship Training Program, 1993
  • Referee, Small Claims Court, New Rochelle City Court, 1995 - 1999
  • United Way of New Rochelle, President, 1995 - 1997