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Benjamin Cooper
Lawyer
New York
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
+1 646 448 6226
New York
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
+1 646 448 6226

Benjamin Cooper is an experienced trial lawyer who represents institutional and individual clients in complex commercial litigation. Mr. Cooper has experience in all stages of federal and state litigation, including matters involving consumer class action litigation, commercial contracts, shareholder litigation, bankruptcy, and criminal law.

Before joining Kobre & Kim, Mr. Cooper practiced at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, focusing on commercial litigation and commercial arbitration. He was an Alexander Fellow for the Honorable Nicholas G. Garaufis of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, JD, magna cum laude (Order of the Coif) (Cardozo Law Review, Notes Editor)
  • Hampshire College, BA

Clerkships

  • Honorable Nicholas G. Garaufis, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Accolades

  • Cornelius W. Wickersham Award
  • Jacob Burns Medal

 

Publications & Presentations

  • Author, “An Uncertain Privilege: Reexamining Forty Years of Garner v. Wolfinbarger and Its Effect on the Attorney-Client Privilege” (Cardozo Law Review, 2014).

Credentials

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, JD, magna cum laude (Order of the Coif) (Cardozo Law Review, Notes Editor)
  • Hampshire College, BA

Clerkships

  • Honorable Nicholas G. Garaufis, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Accolades

  • Cornelius W. Wickersham Award
  • Jacob Burns Medal

Publications & Presentations

  • Author, “An Uncertain Privilege: Reexamining Forty Years of Garner v. Wolfinbarger and Its Effect on the Attorney-Client Privilege” (Cardozo Law Review, 2014).