Making Good Cases Extraordinary: FOUNDER OF EMPLOYEES FIRST LABOR LAW P.C. TAKES LEADERSHIP POSITION IN 21ST CENTURY LAW -... COVID-19: How to Prepare for Potential Future Disputes. Pandemic-Related Uncertainty Means Business Decisions Will Be Highly Scrutinized.: As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, guiding a business through this time of... Eight Ways to Keep the Business Development Engine Running During COVID-19: By now, most of you are settling into your new work environment. Some have greater... Don’t Let Your Blogs and Content Fall Victim to COVID-19: With so many business and personal challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s... 16 Easy Ways to Network, Connect with Clients, and Build Brand While Social Distancing: ... your job right now is to lay the foundation for when things return to ‘normal’ -... Standing Out in the New Norm: Be the Solution ...: The past few weeks have bombarded us with a constant stream of information—not only... Leading Successful Practices Through COVID-19—Learn from Your Peers and Pay It Forward: Recently, LawVision hosted a webinar for the members of its Practice Group Professionals... Community News – May 2020: Snell & Wilmer is pleased to welcome new employment partner Gina L. Miller and new... STREET JUSTICE: From the Streets to the Courtroom, this Attorney Brings Genuine Results in Personal... 12 Productivity Tips When Working from Home: As I write this, many law firms are shutting down their physical offices and having...
Executive Presentations-468x60-1

STEPHAN COHN. Shareholder, Berger Kahn.

Creative problem-solving is just the beginning of what longtime Orange County resident and Equity Shareholder Steve Cohn finds so enjoyable about his practice. Cohn specializes in insurance, business and real estate law at Berger Kahn in Irvine.

“I enjoy helping my clients resolve legal issues. Currently, a significant part of my practice involves helping insurance companies with claims. It requires a lot of attention to detail, patience and sometimes I deal with combative claimants. While many attorneys dread this, it is something I really enjoy,” says Cohn.

Indeed, it is clear that he not only likes his specific role at the award-winning firm, he’s proud of the unique environment he has helped to create at Berger Kahn. When it comes to work, Cohn gives his all to each client, saying, “It is not only my way, but the Berger Kahn way to bring the absolute best to everything that we do.
” Yet, the firm isn’t one to put on airs for others. “We don’t have our degrees or awards hanging on our walls. We adopted casual dress all the way back in the 1980s and were among the very first law firms to become an all Mac office. We enjoy being somewhat maverick. We try to treat our clients as we would want to be treated. We value innovation over tradition, and that is something that makes us unique among our peers.”

According to Cohn, his colleagues are what make his firm special. “Our group of six equity shareholders has been together for over 20 years,” he says, acknowledging the results that have kept the firm growing for the past 5 decades. “We are good at what we do, and we are proud to be a little different.” Cohn’s desire to help others was ingrained in him from childhood. “In my family, education was emphasized. I wanted to help people and be of service. My two brothers are doctors and my sister is a psychotherapist. I get queasy just getting blood drawn, so I became an attorney,” he laughs. “I think my desire to serve has made me someone who is unassuming, empathetic and understanding of people.”

Cohn found the perfect venue to maximize these strengths when he joined Berger Kahn in 1987. A partner since 1994, Cohn provides leadership and knowledge to the firm quietly, with expertise and unparalleled skills in serving the Orange County community where he has lived for over 40 years.
Cohn counts himself fortunate to be able to practice law in the community he has called home for almost half of a century. “I love spending time at our beautiful beaches, and harbors, surfing, running, paddle boarding and biking. Practicing law in the county where I grew up is deeply satisfying, and I feel very connected to the community where I live, work and play.”

Karen Gorden

Karen Gorden is a Staff Writer for Attorney Journal.

More Posts

Digg This
Reddit This
Stumble Now!
Buzz This
Vote on DZone
Share on Facebook
Bookmark this on Delicious
Kick It on DotNetKicks.com
Shout it
Share on LinkedIn
Bookmark this on Technorati
Post on Twitter
Google Buzz (aka. Google Reader)
www.pdf24.org    Send article as PDF   

Filed Under: Featured StoriesPractice Management

About the Author: Karen Gorden is a Staff Writer for Attorney Journal.

RSSComments (0)

Trackback URL

Leave a Reply

  • Polls