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Robert Bernard Cohen

Robert Bernard Cohen, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1957, United States District Court Connecticut 1957, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974, United States Tax Court 1985.

Background

  • Cohen, Robert Bernard was born on February 13, 1933 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George A. and Ray Cohen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Dickinson College, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1957.

    Career

    • Partner Wilson, Asbel & Channin, Hartford, Connecticut, 1963-1980. Partner Hyman, Asbel, Channin & Harding, 1980-1982, Asbel, Channin, Cohen, Mines & Droney, Hartford, 1982-1983. Senior partner Cohen & Channin, 1983-1985.

      Counsel Levy & Droney, Professional Corporation, Farmington, Connecticut, since 1996.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Connecticut 1957, United States District Court Connecticut 1957, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974, United States Tax Court 1985.

    Works

    • Contributing author: Directory of State Environmental Agencies, 1977, Foundational REquirements for Admissibility of Expert Testimony.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Chairman Zoning Board Appeals, West Hartford, Connecticut, 1965-1983. Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association (lecturer 1960-1968), American Trial Lawyers Association, Defense Research Institute, Dickinson Club (president).

    Personality

    Interests

    Auto racing, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Cohen, August 19, 1956 (divorced April 1985). Children: Jan, Melissa, Gail, Lawrence. Married Mary Lou, May 20, 1995.
    • father: George A.
    • mother: Ray Cohen
    • spouses: Joan Cohen
    • Mary Lou
    • children: Jan Cohen
    • Melissa Cohen
    • Gail Cohen
    • Lawrence Cohen
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