565 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, 10017
Telephone: (212) 403-7300 Fax: (212) 221-3172 E-mail: [email protected]

Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard, P.C.

Susan J. Walsh — Partner

Phone: (212) 403-7300
Fax: (212) 221-3172

Admitted to practice

  • Colorado, 1996
  • New York, New Jersey, 1997
  • U.S. Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • U.S. Courts, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • S.D.N.Y., Criminal Justice Act Panel Attorney


  • George Washington University, J.D., 1996
  • Tufts University, B.A., 1990

Professional activities

  • 2012 - 2013 "SUPER LAWYER" Criminal Defense
    Named One of Twelve Top Women NY METRO Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Criminal Defense Attorney; Trials and Appeals in both Federal and State Jurisdictions
  • Board of Directors; New York State Criminal Defense Association
  • Member; Task Force on Federal Indigent Defense, NACDL 2014
  • Member, Executive Committee NY State Bar Association Criminal Justice Section
  • Co-Chair, Membership Task Force (NYCLA, 2010)
  • Chair, Committee on Committees ( NYCLA 2007 - 2011)
  • Chair, Task Force on Criminal Courts (NYCLA) (2004 - 2006)
  • Co- Chair, Criminal Justice Section, (2000 - 2003),
  • Member; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member; Women's Bar Association of the State of New York

Professional experience

Susan J. Walsh has seventeen years of trial and appellate experience as a criminal defense attorney, defending clients in security fraud allegations, racketeering, money-laundering, murder, narcotics, larceny, DWI and corruption charges.  For the past 6 years and particularly since joining Vladeck Waldman in 2011 as counsel, Susan has expanded her practice to include employment law, utilizing her trial skills and her ability to resolve complex disputes in employment negotiations and employment discrimination cases.  Susan earned her law degree from George Washington University School of law and was honored twice; in 2012 and 2013, as a "Super Lawyer".  Susan has been an adjunct professor of law in advance criminal trial advocacy at the New York Law School since 2005.

Protecting workers' rights for more than 50 years

Vladeck, Raskin & Clark, P.C. provides comprehensive employment law legal services. Please call us at (212) 403-7300 or contact us online. One of our attorneys will call you to discuss a possible consultation.