Susan L. Saltzstein

Susan Saltzstein’s sophisticated litigation practice focuses on the representation of U.S. and global financial institutions, corporations and individual clients embroiled in complex securities, corporate and commercial litigation in federal and state court and in arbitrations. Ms. Saltzstein’s experience extends to class and derivative actions and corporate control contests. Bet-the-company litigation is one of the mainstays of her renowned practice. She has represented, among others: RBS in connection with certain CDO litigation; J.P. Morgan in connection with foreign exchange-related purported class action litigation; American Express in multiple class actions and derivative litigations; UniCredit S.p.A. in its defense of Madoff-related litigation; and Citigroup in connection with litigation related to its student loan business. The American Lawyer named Ms. Saltzstein and her partner Marco Schnabl as “Litigators of the Week” for their work on behalf of UniCredit in connection with Madoff-related matters, which also was named among the top matters in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution category in the Financial Times’ 2013 “US Innovative Lawyers” report. In January 2014, Ms. Saltzstein was profiled in an article in The American Lawyer, which named the firm as a finalist for “Litigation Department of the Year.”