Benjamin Cohen grew up in Pittsburgh where he attended high school at Shady Side Academy. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland before working as a Lead Field Organizer for a Senatorial Candidate in Arkansas and helping to launch a new remote medication management technology for a pharmaceutical company in Maryland. Mr. Cohen earned his law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2019.
In law school, Mr. Cohen was a member of the Mock Trial Team, the Commentary Section Editor for the online legal news service, JURIST, and a Supervising Editor for the Journal of Law and Commerce. He received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Legal Analysis & Writing, The Murray S. Love Trial Competition Award, and the J.G. Civil Litigation Certificate. Mr. Cohen was inducted into the National Order of Barristers, which was based on his outstanding participation and performance as a student advocate.
During his years in law school, Mr. Cohen clerked for Harry S. Cohen & Associates and then accepted a full-time position with the firm in 2019.
State Bar Admission
- 2019 - Pennsylvania
- 2019 - U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
- University of Maryland (B.A., 2014)
- University of Pittsburgh School of Law (J.D., 2019)
Memberships / Affiliations
- Allegheny County Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Association for Justice
- Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
- Tel: (412) 281-3000
- Fax: (412) 232-6688