DANIEL COHEN is an associate in the Litigation group of the firm’s Chicago office. His practice involves advising and representing clients in various areas of litigation including white collar, appellate litigation, and commercial and civil disputes. Daniel also maintains an active pro bono practice, including post-conviction relief and immigrants’ rights.
Prior to joining the firm, Daniel served as a law clerk to the Honorable Peter J. Maassen of the Alaska Supreme Court. He also worked as a Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) Graduate Fellow at Legal Aid Chicago, focusing on educational rights.
Daniel earned his J.D., cum laude, at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, where he served as Notes Editor on the Northwestern University Law Review. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Political Science, and received a M.A. in Nonprofit Management from Spertus Institute.
Admissions & Certifications
- Northwestern School of Law, J.D., 2018 (cum laude)
- Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, M.A., 2015
- University of Illinois, B.A., B.S., 2011 (Chancellor's Honors Program, James Scholar)
- Peter J. Maassen, Alaska Supreme Court (2018 - 2019)