David S. Cohen

David Cohen is a partner in the Washington, DC office of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy and a member of the firm’s Litigation Group. A partner since 2002, he is the head of Milbank’s Litigation Technology Committee. He joined the firm in 1998.

Mr. Cohen has a broad litigation practice, with special emphasis on bankruptcy, derivatives, transportation, insurance and tort litigation. He has also represented clients in matters involving class action defense, fraud and employment. Mr. Cohen has tried significant cases for major institutional and individual clients of the firm in federal and state courts and arbitrations throughout the United States.

Mr. Cohen served as the Executive Notes and Comments Editor of The Bankruptcy Developments Journal and was elected to the Order of the Coif at Emory University School of Law. He is a Fellow at the Litigation Council of America. Benchmark Litigation, Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys has recognized Mr. Cohen as a leading bankruptcy litigator, both nationally and in the District of Columbia. Mr. Cohen is presently a member of the Emory Law School Dean’s Advisory Board. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Directors of the Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company in Washington, DC.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation
Law School Emory University School of Law (J.D.)
Admitted Year 1994
Education George Washington University (B.B.A.)
Bar Member / Association District of Columbia Bar Association, Georgia State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
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