Cynthia Cohen is a partner in Brown White & Osborn LLP. Ms. Cohen has represented individuals, financial institutions, and other corporations and business entities in bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy cases involving antitrust issues, recovery on notes and debentures, breach of contract, misrepresentation, breach of fiduciary duty, lender liability, fraudulent transfers and other business and commercial disputes. She has tried and argued a number of complex business and commercial litigation matters in federal and state courts. Ms. Cohen’s combined litigation and bankruptcy background has resulted in her representation of debtors, creditors, creditors’ committees, and trustees in numerous bankruptcies, bankruptcy-related litigation and commercial law matters across the country.
Education and Honors
New York University School of Law (J.D., 1970 cum laude); Cornell University, (A.B., 1967); N.Y.U. Law Review; Pomeroy Scholar; N.Y.U. Founders Award; Chambers U.S.A.
Member of the President’s Council of Cornell Women; Member of the Cornell University Council; Past Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference; Member of the American Bar Association; Member of Board of Governors of Financial Lawyers Conference; Member of Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum; Member of the New York City Bar Association; Member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association; Member of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers.
New York; California; Second Circuit Court of Appeals; the federal courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals; the federal courts for the Central, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of California; and the United States Supreme Court