Prior to beginning her law career, Suzanne worked for many years in the health care field, first as a Registered Nurse and then as a Registered Physician Assistant. She served as Director of Employee Health Service, Interim Director of Nursing, and Director of Quality Management at Bellevue Women’s Hospital, as well as an OB/GYN Physician Assistant at several medical facilities in the Capital Region. Additionally, Suzanne received her Masters of Health Services Administration degree from Russell Sage College in 1984. In 1989, Suzanne began attending Albany Law School, where she was a member of the Justinian Honors Society.
She graduated cum laude in 1992 and was admitted to practice in Massachusetts that year and New York the following year. After graduation, Suzanne worked for twelve years as a solo practitioner, concentrating in the areas of Family and Matrimonial Law. Since 2005, Suzanne has served as Managing Partner at Latimer/Stroud, LLP. On January 1, 2015 Suzanne began practicing as Principal of The Latimer Law Firm, PLLC.
Suzanne currently serves on the Attorneys for Children Panel and the Assigned Counsel Pro- gram in Albany, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties. Suzanne’s professional affiliations include the Saratoga County Bar Association, the Capital District Women’s Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and its Family Law Section.
Suzanne’s passion is photography. In her spare time, she also loves spending time with her animals, being out in nature, watching movies, and reading by a fire.
R.N., Albany Medical Center School of Nursing (1975)
A.A.S., Albany-Hudson Valley Physician Assistant Program (1979)
B.S.N., cum laude, Russell Sage College (1981)
M.S.P.S., cum laude, Russell Sage College (1984)
J.D., cum laude, Albany Law School (1992)
Massachusetts (1992); New York (1993)
Emily graduated summa cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany in 2008 with dual degrees in Political Science and American History. In 2012, Emily graduated cum laude from the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School. During law school, Emily served as an Editor for the Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal and the Vice-President of the Domestic Violence Task Force. She was inducted into the Order of the Barristers for her contributions to the Buffalo Moot Court Board and received the Women Lawyers of Western New York Award for Children’s Rights and Family Violence at commencement. Emily passed the New York State bar exam. She was admitted to practice in New York in January 2013.
Emily’s hobbies include reading, exercising, and traveling. Emily is also a vegetarian and committed to animal rights.
B.A., summa cum laude, State University of New York at Albany (2008)
J.D., cum laude, State University of New York at Buffalo Law School (2012)
New York (2013)