Susan Panoyan


Susan advises and represents clients in a broad range of insurance matters from inception through trial in both state and federal court. She has experience conducting and defending depositions, preparing pleading and discovery requests, drafting pre-trial motions, and engaging in settlement and mediation discussions.

Prior to joining the firm, Susan was an associate with a New York-based firm where she concentrated her practice on premises liability, product liability, construction, and insurance coverage litigation. While there, she was named to the 2022 New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.

Susan earned her legal degree from the St. John's University School of Law and her undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from St. John's University. She is fluent in Armenian.


Super Lawyers Recognizes 27 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys in New York

September 22, 2023

Thirteen attorneys were recognized as Super Lawyers and 14 were named “Rising Stars.”

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  • St. John's University School of Law, J.D., 2016
  • St. John's University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2013

Awards & Honors

New York Super Lawyers "Rising Star" 2022 - 2023


  • New York