Susan L.

Litterst

Senior Contracts Specialist

Industry Experience

Legal Advisor

Warner-Lambert Company (now Pfizer)

Senior Legal Assistant

Dow Jones & Company

Susan has over twenty-five years experience reviewing and negotiating contracts. She helps clients with various contracting needs - from drafting and negotiating agreements related to all phases of clinical studies to providing legal project management services. She often works closely with our clients' clinical operations teams, legal departments and management on multiple projects, drawing on her extensive in-house experience to provide customized assistance aligned with client needs.

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Warner-Lambert Company (now Pfizer)

Legal Advisor

  • Supported the Medical/Scientific Affairs, Research and Development and Healthcare Management groups
  • Responsible for pre-clinical and clinical agreements in support of the company’s clinical and drug development programs, such as sponsored research and material transfer agreements, clinical trial, lab services, consulting, CRO and ancillary vendor agreements
  • Provided project management assistance to various business units of the company and created portfolios of template documents

Before Warner-Lambert, Susan worked at Dow Jones & Company where she reviewed and negotiated contracts relative to the company’s financial and newswire businesses. She previously provided general corporate paralegal services to one of New Jersey’s largest law firms.

Recent Client Work +

Recent Client WOrk –

  • Phase 3 clinical trial sponsored by Puma Biotechnology, Inc. involving approximately 600 subjects across 360 sites in the US, Canada, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific
  • Mutiple Phase 2 clinical trials sponsored by Puma Biotechnology, Inc. involving over 300 subjects across multiple sites in the US, Europe and Asia Pacific
  • Phase 1 clinical trial sponsored by PanOptica, Inc. involving approximately 50 subjects across multiple sites in the US

Community +

Community –

  • Active supporter of Homeless Solutions, Inc., an organization that provides shelter, services, and supportive housing to homeless and low-income people in her community
  • Model Agreement and Guidelines International, member
Education
  • ‍Ramapo College of New Jersey, B.A., cum laude
  • ‍Adelphi University, Paralegal Certificate