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Cohen and Wolf Lawyers Recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2015

  • Cohen and Wolf, PC is pleased to announce that nine of the firm’s lawyers have been listed in the 2015 edition of Benchmark Litigation’s – The Definitive Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys. Recognized as an industry leader in the eighth edition of Benchmark Litigation, Cohen and Wolf litigators are commended for their ability to “quickly understand an arcane fact pattern and quickly begin to formulate legal solutions that fit our need.” The firm’s Litigation Group received Benchmark Litigation’s preeminent rating of “highly recommended.”

    Benchmark Litigation’s list of “litigation stars” for each state reflects those individuals who were recommended consistently as reputable and effective litigators by clients and peers. The following nine Cohen and Wolf principals are recognized in this edition:   David A. Ball, Jonathan S. Bowman, Stewart I. Edelstein, Ari J. Hoffman, Stuart M. Katz, Barbara M. Schellenberg, Richard Slavin, Joseph G. Walsh, and David B. Zabel.

    According to Benchmark, client praise for members of the Cohen and Wolf litigation team was strong:

    "David Ball comes across as very confident and is very clear and concise when representing his clients. The firm, as a whole, has many resources in-house which help to provide their clients with great service.”

    Jonathan Bowman is applauded for his "in-depth knowledge of Connecticut property tax assessment law and tax assessment litigation, as well as many years of successful tax assessment litigation experience representing many Connecticut municipalities. He is a true gentleman who enjoys a very good rapport not only with his clients, but also with litigants and judges alike. Jon is very much respected in the local legal community."

    Stuart Katz is described as "extremely able and also totally professional and civil" in his employment law practice.

    View Benchmark's full report on Cohen and Wolf here.

    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


Cohen and Wolf Lawyers Recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2015

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