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Fifteen Cohen and Wolf Attorneys to be Included in the Best Lawyers in America - 2013 Edition


    BRIDGEPORT, CT (August 23, 2012) – Fifteen lawyers from Cohen and Wolf, P.C. were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

    The lawyers that were selected will be listed in the following categories:


    David A. Ball - Commercial Litigation

    G. Kenneth Bernhard - Municipal Law

    Jonathan S. Bowman - Insurance Law, Real Estate Law

    Stewart I. Edelstein – Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation

    Monte E. Frank – Commercial Litigation

    David L. Grogins – Municipal Law

    Jocelyn B. Hurwitz – Family Law

    Stuart M. Katz – Employment Law (Individuals), Litigation (Labor & Employment)

    Irving J. Kern – Real Estate Law

    Mark A. Kirsch – Real Estate Law

    Gary E. Phelan – Employment Law (Individuals), Employment Law (Management), Litigation (Labor & Employment)

    Richard Slavin – Litigation (Securities), Securities/Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation

    Greta E. Solomon – Elder Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

    Matthew C. Susman – Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law

    Austin K. Wolf – Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation (Land Use & Zoning), Real Estate Law


    Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

    About Cohen and Wolf

    Cohen and Wolf celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2011. The firm began in 1951 with two lawyers, Herbert L. Cohen and Austin K. Wolf, working from a single office in Bridgeport. Since then, the firm has expanded to 50 attorneys with offices in Bridgeport, Danbury, Westport and Orange. Attorneys at Cohen and Wolf represent a diverse assortment of individuals, businesses and municipalities, handling their personal and professional legal needs, from matters involving litigation, employment, corporate and securities law, real estate, land use and zoning, to family law and estate planning. Additional information is available at



Fifteen Cohen and Wolf Attorneys to be Included in the Best Lawyers in America - 2013 Edition

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