Brit J. Suttell
Brit Suttell works in the Pennsylvania office of Barron & Newburger, P.C. She is a member of the firm’s Consumer Financial Services Law Practice Group.
Brit brings a unique perspective of having grown-up in the debt collection and consumer financial services industry as Brit’s father started his own debt collection law firm in the 1980’s. Brit is a proud third-generation attorney.
Prior to joining the firm, Brit was a shareholder at Burton Neil & Associates, P.C., where Brit served as Director of Compliance. Brit is experienced in the creation, implementation, administration, and training of policies, procedures, and compliance management systems, including auditing such systems and facilitating law firm audits by national banks and other client in the financial sector. In addition to this in-house experience, Brit is a strong litigator defending client against various consumer protection law claims. Brit has substantial familiarity with multiple consumer financial protection laws, including the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Brit is a current member of the National Creditors Bar Association’s board of directors, serves on the Legal Advisory Board for the Consumer Relations Consortium, and is President of the Pennsylvania Creditors’ Bar Association. Brit is a frequent speaker at programs sponsored by the National Creditors Bar Association, Pennsylvania Creditors’ Bar Association, and Accounts Recovery.
Awards & Recognition
In October 2020, Brit received the prestigious Donald Kramer Award from the National Creditors Bar Association which is awarded to “someone whose efforts have made a substantial and lasting impact for the benefit of the credit and legal collection community.”
On the weekends, Brit can often be found fishing in the summer, playing table-top board games with her family, or watching Star Wars. Brit lives with her wife and two sons in Chester County, Pennsylvania, although her heart remains fond of her roots in Seattle, Washington.
State Court Admissions
- New Jersey
Federal Appellate Admissions
- 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Federal District Court Admissions
- New Jersey
- Pennsylvania (E.D., M.D. and W.D.)
- B.A., Mount Holyoke College
- J.D., Seattle University School of Law