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Director of Procedural Advocacy

Susan Kruth earned her B.A. from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study in 2007, with a concentration in music and film. While attending the University of Virginia School of Law, she completed internships with the Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund and the American Civil Liberties Union LGBT & AIDS Project. Susan earned her J.D. in 2011 and is licensed to practice law in Virginia and Pennsylvania. After law school, she worked for the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression in Charlottesville, Virginia, before moving to Philadelphia to work at FIRE. Susan previously served as editor-in-chief of FIRE’s blog and as a member of FIRE’s litigation team, and she now leads FIRE’s procedural advocacy department.

Published Writings

Available Speeches

  • An Introduction to Due Process and Free Speech on Campus
  • Due Process, Free Speech, and Title IX
  • Due Process, Title IX, and Campus Sexual Assault