Experienced business lawyer with a passion for helping companies succeed.
Mr. Cozza is the founder of the Law Office of Rocco E. Cozza. Mr. Cozza has practiced law for over a decade and during that time, he has advised businesses and business owners on appropriate entity formations, contract drafting, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, employment contract drafting and negotiation, HR Policy creation, intellectual property matters, as well as provided general business consulting and litigation services in various industries.
Mr. Cozza has also represented property owners and investors in residential and commercial real estate acquisitions, lease preparation and negotiations, property holding company structuring, as well as providing general real estate consulting and litigation services.
Mr. Cozza also works with individuals in preparing asset protection and business succession plans.
Mr. Cozza earned his J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law, where he was a Recent Decisions Editor for the Duquesne Law Review. He received an M.B.A. in applied business from Waynesburg University and his undergraduate degree from Washington & Jefferson College.
Mr. Cozza currently resides in Carnegie, PA with his wife Laura, 3 wonderful kids and 2 rambunctious dogs.
|WV||Inactive - Suspended||2004||09/16/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star||Superlawyers||2015|
|Client's Choice Award||Avvo||2014|
|Associate Recent Decisions Editor||Duquesne Law Review||2002|
|Law Review||Duquesne University School of Law||2001|
|Attorney||Law Office of Rocco E. Cozza||2013 - Present|
|General Counsel||Company Confidential||2004 - Present|
|Associate||Littler Mendelson||2003 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Association of Corporate Counsel||Member||N/A|
|Duquesne Law Review||Does the Theory of Disparate Impact Liability Apply in Cases Arising Under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act?: A Question of Interpretation||2003|
|Waynesburg College||MBA - Master of Business Administration||2008|
|Duquesne University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Washington and Jefferson College||BA||1999|
|Duquesne University Leadership Program||The Structure of the Legal Environment in Business||2008|
|Advising on investment in Technology Start up||Client made investment and has realized a substantial return|
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