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Lawyer suspended for two years for pretending to be a doctor

Susan Friery lied to clients and colleagues about having a medical degree

A lawyer is being punished for a lie she’s been telling for 26 years.

Last week, the Supreme Judicial Court for Suffolk County in Massachusetts issued a two-year suspension from practice to Susan Friery, a former partner at New York plaintiffs law firm Kreindler & Kreindler, for misrepresenting herself as an Ivy League-trained physician for more than two decades.

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