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Susan Yu Wins “Bet the Company” Trial for a Prominent Family Conglomerate

January 30, 2019

In January 2019, Susan, as lead trial counsel, won a complex “bet the company” trial for a prominent family conglomerate involving nearly $17 million in investments, immeasurable goodwill and reputation, and over $45 million in land value.  This high-stakes case involved extensive investigations of professional fraudsters and enormous amount of time litigating and proving their lies.

Susan Yu Wins Medical License Suspension Proceeding for a Distinguished Chief Surgeon

October 28, 2018

In October 2018, Susan, as lead trial counsel, secured a complete reversal of a medical license suspension recommendation for a preeminent chief surgeon at a major medical institution in the country.  This case involved extensive investigation and analysis of uncorroborated evidence, as well as witness inconsistencies and statements, all of which helped prove the recommendation was not founded.

Susan Yu Wins an L-1 Immigration Petition for an International Corporation

August 15, 2018

In August 2018, an international company and executive officer sought Susan’s help in petitioning the INS for approval of an intracompany transferee executive’s L-1A, which was denied.  Susan had less than 14 days to review and analyze nearly 5 years’ worth of records, interview all pertinent witnesses and prepare and file an evidentiary petition.  In January 2019, [read more]

“What Makes Jurors Tick?”

August 10, 2018

On August 10, 2018, Susan Yu spoke at Bridgeport’s MCLE seminar on “What Makes Jurors Tick?”  As one of the seminar faculty members (and the only woman trial lawyer on the panel), Susan focused on “Opening Statements - Developing Themes and Framing Your Case.”

Susan Yu Wins Complete Dismissal for Multi-National Corporation

March 01, 2017

In March 2017, Susan, as lead trial counsel, won a complete dismissal of a construction contract case on behalf of a multi-national corporation on the eve of trial. This case involved extensive forensic investigations involving fraud, obstruction, and frivolous claims.