Cozen O’Connor: Benedek, Marla

Marla Benedek

Associate

Wilmington

(302) 295-2024

(302) 295-2013

Marla is an associate in the firm's Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Restructuring Group.

Marla graduated with honors from the University of Maryland, College Park before attending the University of Pennsylvania Law School where she graduated with honors in 2015. She was executive editor, Vol. 17 University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law and was a Dean’s Fellow, Brigham Scholar. Marla served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Alan Kay, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. After graduation, Marla served two clerkships. Initially, she served as a foreign law clerk to Justice Neal Hendel, Supreme Court of Israel. She later served for two years as the law clerk to the Honorable S. Martin Teel Jr., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Columbia. 

Marla will sit for the Delaware bar examination in 2019.   

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 2015
  • University of Maryland, B.S., cum laude, 2012
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania

Honorable S. Martin Teel Jr., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Columbia