Judith A. Susskind
is a recognized expert in medical malpractice and personal injury cases. She
made history in 2002 by winning three medical malpractice jury trials, in a
row, in less than 11 weeks.
(highest peer review rating) by Martindale-Hubbell, honored among The Best
Lawyers in America and as a “Super
Lawyer” by her peers, Ms. Susskind has been with The Thurswell Law Firm
since 1990. She received her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University
and earned her law degree from Wayne State University Law School.
For more than 20 years, Ms. Susskind
has had tremendous success handling medical malpractice cases. In 2004, she was
given the Michigan Lawyers Weekly Lawyer of the Year award, and was
labeled by her colleagues as the "winning-est" plaintiffs' lawyer in
Michigan. She served as Chairperson of the Negligence Section of the State Bar
in 2003-2004; was selected as a Michigan Super Lawyer in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009,
2010 and 2011; and served as President of the Michigan Association for Justice,
formerly known as the Michigan Trial Lawyers Association, in 2008-2009. For the past several years, she has been a speaker and a moderator for medical
malpractice law seminars throughout the state, and the nation.
Ms. Susskind is a member of the
Oakland County Bar Association, the Macomb County Bar Association, the American
Association for Justice and the Michigan Association for Justice. She has
been selected and honored by her colleagues as a Fellow of the Michigan State
Bar Foundation, for her outstanding legal ability and her devotion to public
service ideals. She also serves on Case Evaluation Tribunals for Wayne County
Circuit Court, Oakland County Circuit Court and Macomb County Circuit Court.