Lauren Cohen

Associate

New York

212-908-1321 (x31321)

(212) 509-9492

Recent Publication:

New Jersey Appellate Division Rules Insurers Not Obligated to Cover Certain Business COVID-19 Related Losses [Property Insurance Law Observer Blog]

A recent New Jersey Appellate Division ruling follows the general trend nationally in which courts are, by and large, rejecting insureds’ claims for coverage for business income losses due to government orders related to preventing the spread of Covid-19. While there have been certain outliers,...

Lauren is part of the firm's Global Insurance Department. She has experience handling claims administration and management of professional liability, employment practices liability, and directors' and officers' insurance claims for international and domestic insurers from inception to resolution. Lauren works directly with clients and outside counsel to resolve disputes and advise on the resolution of claims. She has experience conducting coverage investigations, evaluating resolution strategies, providing reserve recommendations to insurers, and participating in mediation

Prior to joining the firm, Lauren was an associate with an international full-service firm where she focused on professional liability.

Lauren earned her law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and her bachelor's degree from the University of Florida. While in law school, Lauren interned with a boutique family law firm and with Cardozo's Divorce Mediation Clinic, where she gained valuable experience in all stages of litigation, led mediation sessions, and drafted settlement agreements.

Publications

New Jersey Appellate Division Rules Insurers Not Obligated to Cover Certain Business COVID-19 Related Losses [Property Insurance Law Observer Blog]

June 27, 2022

A recent New Jersey Appellate Division ruling follows the general trend nationally in which courts are, by and large, rejecting insureds’ claims for coverage for business income losses due to government orders related to preventing the spread of Covid-19. While there have been certain outliers,...

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Education

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, J.D., 2020
  • University of Florida, B.A., 2017
  • New York