Maureen P. Holland



(215) 665-5548

(215) 665-2013

Maureen's practice is focused on Title IX and civil rights investigations. Institutions frequently call upon Maureen to investigate reports of sexual assault, harassment, stalking, interpersonal violence, discrimination, retaliation, and other forms of prohibited conduct under Title IX, the Clery Act, and other state and federal laws. Maureen has served as Interim Title IX Coordinator at Baylor University, Interim Director of Investigations at a large state university, and is a third-party equity consultant for Michigan State University. She regularly delivers training on federal compliance and effective practices for Title IX coordinators, investigators, and decision-makers. 

Before joining Cozen O'Connor, Maureen worked at a boutique Philadelphia firm working primarily with institutions of higher education. Prior to that, she served as a prosecutor in the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office.

Maureen received her undergraduate degree from Villanova University and her law degree from the Temple University School of Law.


Cozen O'Connor Brings On New E-Discovery Chair For Philly Office

February 18, 2021

Joseph Tate, Calli Padilla, and Maureen Holland are featured in a Law360 article highlighting recent leadership changes and the firm's summer associate program.

Cozen O’Connor Announces Changes to Firm Management

February 16, 2021

Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce the following changes in firm leadership positions for the 2021 year.

Maureen Holland Named LGBT Bar Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40

March 02, 2020

Maureen Holland, a member of Cozen O'Connor’s Institutional Response Group, has been recognized by the LGBT Bar as one of the 40 Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40.

Maureen Holland Named Interim Title IX Coordinator at Baylor University

December 07, 2017

Maureen Holland, a member of Cozen O'Connor's Institutional Response Group, was named the Interim Title IX Coordinator at Baylor University.

Cozen O’Connor Welcomes Five Lawyers Nationally Renowned in the Institutional Response to Misconduct

February 06, 2017

Lawyers will launch expanded practice focusing on holistic responses to sexual and gender-based harassment and violence, child abuse, and other misconduct

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  • Temple University—James E. Beasley School of Law, J.D., 2007
  • Villanova University, B.A., cum laude, 2004

Awards & Honors

LGBT Bar, Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40, 2020

  • Pennsylvania