Mr. Cohen is located in the Washington, D.C. office and serves as in-house fiduciary counsel. He provides advice and guidance on a broad range of ERISA matters relating to all aspects of our business. Prior to joining the SFS team in 2005, Mr. Cohen was in private practice at a major Washington, D.C. law firm, where his practice encompassed corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and antitrust law. Mr. Cohen is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Maryland, and is an active member of the American Bar Association’s Labor And Employment Law and Taxation Sections. Mr. Cohen regularly speaks and writes on a variety of ERISA-related topics, and has presented to numerous organizations including the American Bar Association, ASPPA, PLI, and the Western Pension & Benefits Council.
Mr. Cohen earned his B.A. in Politics and Economics from Brandeis University, his M.A. in International Economics and Finance from Brandeis University, his J.D. degree from The American University Washington College of Law, and his L.L.M. in Taxation, with Distinction, with a Certificate in Employee Benefits Law, from Georgetown University Law Center.