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Linda Meryl Cohen

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Linda Meryl Cohen, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1974, Virginia 1974. Advisor women career advisory program Georgetown University Center for Career Planning and Placement, Washington, 1976-1981; member committee on taxation President's Interdepartmental Task Force on Women, 1979. Member American Bar Association (committee on consumer finance services since 1976, commercial finance services since 1987).

Background

Cohen, Linda Meryl was born on November 18, 1948 in New York City. Daughter of Aaron Solomon and Fae (Kerbel) Bilgrei.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1971. Juris Doctor, American University, 1973. Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1977.

Career

Director office of consumer affairs National Credit Union Administration, Washington, 1978-1982. Vice president Citicorp Savings, Oakland, California, 1983-1984. Vice president government relations Citicorp, Los Angeles, 1984-1986.

Vice president, chief of staff, long term finance department Citicorp Investment Bank, New York City, since 1986. Lecturer on women and credit and womens legal rights National Organization for Women Speakers Bureau, 1974-1979. Member consumer advisory council Federal Reserve Board, 1976-1978.

Project consultant White House Task Force on Women and Business, 1977.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1974, Virginia 1974.

Membership

Advisor women career advisory program Georgetown University Center for Career Planning and Placement, Washington, 1976-1981. Member committee on taxation President's Interdepartmental Task Force on Women, 1979. Member American Bar Association (committee on consumer finance services since 1976, commercial finance services since 1987).

Connections

father:
Aaron Solomon Bilgrei

mother:
Fae (Kerbel) Bilgrei