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Manuel Frederick Cohen, American lawyer. Recipient Rockefeller Public Service award, 1956, National Civil Service League Career Service award, 1961; Brotherhood award National Conference Christians and Jews.

Background

Cohen, Manuel Frederick was born on October 9, 1912 in Brooklyn. Son of Edward and Lena (Kartzmar) Cohen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences, Brooklyn College, 1933. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, St. Lawrence University, 1936, Doctor of Laws, 1962. Doctor of Laws, Babson Institute Finance, 1968.

Doctor of Humane Letters, Hebrew Union College 1969.

Career

20th Century Fund, 1933-1934. Admitted to New York bar, 1937. Practiced in New York City, 1937-1942.

With Securities and Exchange Commission, 1942-1969, chief counsel div. corporation finance, 1952-1959, adviser to commission, 1959-1960, director div. corporation finance, 1960-1961, commissioner 1961-1969, chairman, 1964-1969. Member Wilmer, Cutler, & Pickering, 1969-1977. Lecturer law George Washington University Law School, 1958-1977.

Member of council Administrative Conference United States, 1961-1969, public member 1974-1977. Member of advisory board Bureau National Affairs.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Wilmer, Cutler, & Pickering, 1969-1977. Lecturer law George Washington University Law School, 1958-1977. Member of council Administrative Conference United States, 1961-1969, public.

Member 1974-1977; member of advisory board Bureau National Affairs. Member American Academy Political and Social Science, American, Federal, New York, Interam., International, District of Columbia Bar associations, American Society International Law, American Law Institute, American Judicature Society, Academy Political Science, Societe Royale D’Economic Politique de Belgique, Practicing Law Institute (nat. board advisers, chairman Commission Auditors’ Responsibilities). Clubs: Cosmos, International, Woodmont Country.

Connections

Married Pauline Grossman, April. Children: Susan D. (Mistress.

father:
Edward Cohen

mother:
Lena (Kartzmar) Cohen

spouse:
Pauline Grossman

child:
Susan D. (Mrs Cohen