Suzanne V. Shane

Suzanne V. Shane

Suzanne V. Shane joined the State University of New York as an Associate Counsel at Stony Brook University, in 2010.  Immediately prior to joining SUNY Ms. Shane was Associate Counsel at Long Island University where she assisted the General Counsel in the management of the University's legal affairs with specific emphasis on transactional, business, intellectual property and contractual matters.  In her current position, Ms. Shane advises on student-centered issues including review and interpretation of academic and disciplinary policy and procedure as well as matters arising from student activities, study abroad, admissions and career placement.  Ms. Shane also negotiates and arbitrates disciplinary grievances and advises on matters involving copyright and trademark law.  She is a graduate of SUNY Stony Brook (B.S.) and New York Law School (J.D. cum laude) and is admitted to practice law in New York State and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts.

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