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Howard S. Suskin

Attorney at Jenner & Block LLP
Chicago, Illinois
Howard is a Partner in the Jenner & Block LLP's Litigation Department. Howard has substantial first-chair experience in civil and criminal securities matters. He is co-chair of the firm’s Securities Litigation and Enforcement Practice and the Class Action Practice. Individuals and businesses seek his counsel in such matters as class actions alleging securities fraud and misrepresentation claims, derivative actions claiming breach of fiduciary duty, contests for corporate control, shareholder demands for corporate books and records under Delaware General Corporate Law Section 220 and other similar state statutes, insider trading investigations and broker-dealer disputes. Mr. Suskin also counsels and represents clients regarding securities administrative and self-regulatory organization investigations and proceedings and in arbitrations.

About Me

What topics have you lectured or presented on?
Tips and Techniques for Writing Effective Legal Briefs, The Art of Legal Writing, Litigation Skills for Legal Staff, Decision to Arbitrate or Litigate, Discovery Skills For Legal Staff and many others.
What professional recognitions do you have?
- Best Lawyers in America - 2013-2020
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Securities

- Illinois Super Lawyers
Illinois Super Lawyers
Securities Litigation - 2006-2020
Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers - 2015
Top 100 Illinois Super Lawyers - 2007-2010, 2014-2018

- Leading Lawyers Network
Class Action/Mass Tort Defense Law -
Commercial Litigation
ADR Law: Commercial Litigation
Securities & Venture Finance Law

Chambers (Securities Litigation) -2020

Legal 500

Leaders League


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Association Position
American Arbitration Association Arbitrator Arbitrator
Board IQ, a Financial Times publication Advisory Board
American Bar Association Co-Chairman, Sub-Committee on Class Action and Derivative Suits Coordinating Editor, Section of Litigation, Survey of State Class Action Law (2002-2013 editions)
Chicago Bar Association General Counsel, 2013-present


School Degree Graduation Year
Northwestern University B.A. 1980
University of Michigan Law School J.D. 1983

Contact Information

Jenner & Block LLP

353 N Clark St Suite 4200
Chicago, IL 60654