Suzanne Smith is a graduate of the University of Albany and Seton Hall School of Law. She has been practicing law for more than fourteen years, and in that time has established herself as an excellent litigator in criminal defense, personal injury, landlord/tenant and Workers’ Compensation matters.
A large part of Suzanne’s practice is dedicated to Workers’ Comp and personal injury cases, and her skill as a negotiator proves most beneficial to our clients.


Additionally, Suzanne’s expertise in criminal and municipal cases brings to the firm’s clients a further advantage in endeavoring to secure favorable decisions.

In addition to her work as a partner in Cillick and Smith, Suzanne is a member of several associations in an effort to enhance her professional development and stay on top of the ever-changing issues and legislation within the state. Suzanne’s membership’s include: Trustee, Bergen County Bar Foundation; Bergen County Bar Association (BCBA); Past Young Lawyer’s Trustee, BCBA; Past President, Young Lawyer’s Division, BCBA; New Jersey Association for Justice; New Jersey State Bar Association, and Women Lawyers in Bergen.

When she’s not in the courthouse, Suzanne can be found on local sports fields, where she coaches Soccer and T-Ball. She’s
also a member of her hometown’s Borough Recreation Commission and holds a seat on the Junior Wrestling Board.