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Susan S. Long, Counsel at the Firm, is a long-time bankruptcy attorney who had served clients in her private practice for 15 years prior to joining Genova Burns. She brings to the firm experience representing creditors, businesses, and individuals, and can counsel all on the best options available. Her focus includes out-of-court resolutions, asserting creditors’ rights, and supporting debtors through court-guided restructuring/liquidation proceedings under Chapters 7, 11, or 13, as well as Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors.

Ms. Long began her legal career as an intern at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in the New York Litigation Division where she became the Litigation Management Unit Supervisor overseeing more than 1,000 active litigation matters. Following her graduation from law school, she served as a Deputy Attorney General representing the State of New Jersey and advocating on its behalf before the Appellate Division of the Superior Court.

Ms. Long attended Fordham University School of Law and is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey, U.S. District Court of New Jersey, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. She currently serves on the board of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC-NJ), a professional organization committed to the development and support of women in the insolvency and restructuring sector. She has been a presenter and speaker on various topics related to bankruptcy matters and the practice.

Ms. Long is an avid supporter of pro bono services and earned the Equal Justice Medal for her work in 2019.


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