Richard Cohen is Chairman of the law firm Lowey Dannenberg Cohen & Hart, P.C., specializing in business litigation. He is admitted in New York and Pennsylvania, a member of the bar of the U.S. Supreme Court, rated “AV Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating a lawyer can obtain, and recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in the New York Metro region by ALM Publications. Richard is a graduate of New York University School of Law.
Richard attended college at Georgetown University, where he studied under Professor Jan Karski and participated in Georgetown’s first Polish study abroad program, attending Szkola Glowna Handlowa (aka the Warsaw School of Economics) in 1975. In 2014, Richard participated as a representative of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) in a diplomatic exchange program in Poland sponsored by the Polish NGO, Forum for Dialog Among Nations. Richard is a member of AJC’s Poland diplomatic team and serves on the Executive Board of AJC Westchester/Fairfield. Richard’s wife Emily has been honored by numerous charitable and human rights organizations for her work, and she is Vice-Chair of the Westchester Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center. Their daughter Ella is a student at Harvard Law School and their son Eddie is a high school student.