Sue is primarily a corporate transactional lawyer, advising and assisting
middle market and development stage companies on a wide range of general
corporate matters, including corporate governance, commercial contracts,
and employment agreements, and in structuring and executing mergers and
acquisitions and private equity and debt financings,. She also represents
lenders in structuring, negotiating and documenting commercial lending
Sue attended Brandeis University where she received her B.A. degree in
American Studies in 1975 and Rutgers University School of Law where she
received her J.D. in 1979 and was a member of the Rutgers-Camden Law Review.
Upon graduating from law school and following her admission to the New
York State Bar, Sue worked as a corporate associate at Cravath, Swaine
& Moore (1979-1983) and Schulte Roth & Zabel (1983-1987). In 1987,
Sue joined Barclays Bank PLC as Assistant General Counsel (1987-1994).
She then worked as a Corporate Counsel at Day, Berry & Howard (1994-1995).
Sue joined Berkowitz, Trager & Trager as Of Counsel in 2004 and was
admitted as a Member in 2016.
- Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., 1979
- Brandeis University, B.A. American Studies, 1975
- State of Connecticut
- State of New York