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Michael Marks Cohen

Michael Marks Cohen Deceased

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NYDeceased 196603/13/2015

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
RecognizedNew York Super Lawyers2011
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2011
RecognizedChambers & Partners USA Guide2011
RecognizedChambers & Partners USA Guide2010
RecognizedNew York Super Lawyers2010
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2010
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2009
RecognizedChambers & Partners USA Guide2009
RecognizedNew York Super Lawyers2009
John Minor Wisdom AwardAmerican Law Institute2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerBurlingham Underwood LLP1990 - 2002
Adjunct Lecturer in Admiralty LawColumbia Law School1975 - 2006
Associate/PartnerBurlingham Underwood Wright White & Lord1970 - 1990
Trial AttorneyUnited States Department of Justice, Admiralty & Shipping Section1967 - 1970
Law ClerkChief Judge Stanley H. Fuld, New York Court of Appeals1965 - 1967
Lt(jg) (Line Officer)United States Navy1959 - 1962


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Law InstituteMemberN/A
Canadian Maritime Law AssociationmemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of South AfricamemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of Australia & New ZealandmemberN/A
Comite Maritime InternationalTitulary MemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesmemberN/A
American Arbitration AssociationNeutralN/A
New York City Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
International Bar AssociationmemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Index and Digest of the Award Service of the Society of Maritime ArbitratorsEditorN/A
Benedict on Admiralty (Selected Volumes)EditorN/A
American Maritime CasesAssociate EditorN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Columbia University School of LawN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude1965
Columbia CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts cum laude1959