Susan M. Kritzmacher

Susan M. Kritzmacher

Associate, Products Liability

Ms. Kritzmacher is a former law clerk to the Honorable Robert J. Mega, P.J.Ch. and the Honorable Mark P. Ciarrocca, P.J.Cv. for the New Jersey Superior Court Union Vicinage. Ms. Kritzmacher is skilled in conducting research on various litigation topics and issues. She also has developed a particular knowledge of alternative dispute resolution and the unique issues that arise in ADR scenarios. Her litigation experience has involved products liability and commercial litigation matters, including complex insurance fraud, bankruptcy, and real estate matters. During her various judicial clerkships and internships, Ms. Kritzmacher has drafted a range of legal documents that include bench memoranda, opinions, and judicial orders.

Credentials

Education

Brooklyn Law School (J.D.)

  • President, Brooklyn Business Law Association
  • Vice President of Competitive Affairs, Alternative Dispute Resolution Honor Society
  • The Order of the Barristers, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Semi-Finalist, ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition

College of the Holy Cross (B.A.)

  • Program Director for Student Programs for Urban Development (S.P.U.D.)

Professional Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

Professional Activities

Member, New York State Bar Association

Member, New York City Bar Association

ADR Committee Member, Women in the Law Committee Member, New York County Lawyers’ Association

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Law Clerk to the Honorable Mark Ciarrocca, P.J.Cv. and the Honorable Robert Mega, P.J.Ch., New Jersey Superior Court, Union County, Elizabeth, NJ, August 2021 – September 2022

Intern to the Honorable Rosemary Gambardella, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, September 2020 – May 2021

Legal Employment

Summer Associate, Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP, Newark, NJ, June 2020 – July 2020

Clinic Student, Brooklyn Law School Corporate and Real Estate Clinic, Brooklyn, NY, January 2020 – May 2020

Mediation Intern, The Mediation Office of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY, August 2019 – December 2019

Legal Intern, Alma Realty Corp., Queens, NY, May 2019 – August 2019

Legal Intern, Pfizer, New York, NY, June 2018 – August 2018