Meghan Gorman Cohen, Esq.

Associate

mcohen@nfclegal.com
P: 973.665.9100
F: 973.665.9101

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I appreciate the opportunity to work collaboratively with our clients to ensure creative and efficient solutions to the issues that arise in both the workplace and during litigation.

About Meghan

Meghan Gorman Cohen is an employment litigator with both private and public sector experience. Prior to joining NFC, Meghan worked for the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General where she served as Deputy Attorney General, Employment Litigation. Meghan has litigated complex employment matters in disputes before state and federal courts including discrimination, harassment, hostile work environment, retaliation, whistle blower and 42 U.S.C. § 1983 claims. She has collaborated with general counsel of various state entities to ensure compliance with state and federal law and has provided legal advice on various employment matters. Meghan provides counseling on a range of employment issues including internal investigations, termination, wage and hour compliance, restrictive covenant enforcement, and unfair competition. Meghan defends single and multiple-plaintiff litigation on behalf of employers brought under federal employment discrimination statutes such as Title VII, the ADEA, the ADA, the FMLA, EEOC, and the New Jersey equivalents.

Professional

Professional Experience

New Jersey Office of the Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, Employment Litigation, Trenton, New Jersey 2017 - 2018
Pashman Stein Walker Hayden, P.C., Litigation Associate, Hackensack, New Jersey 2015 - 2017
Pashman Stein Walker Hayden, P.C., Law Clerk, Hackensack, New Jersey 2013 - 2014
Inglesino, Pearlman, Wyciskala & Taylor, LLC, Law Clerk, Parsippany, New Jersey 2012 - 2013
Weitz & Luxenberg P.C., Senior Paralegal, Litigation & Bankruptcy Departments, New York, New York 2009 - 2011

Judicial Clerkship

Law Clerk to the Honorable Mark P. Ciarrocca, Superior Court of New Jersey, Union County 2014 - 2015

Background

Education

Seton Hall University School of Law
J. D.
2014
Marist College
B.A. Political Science
2008

Admissions

United States District Court, District of New Jersey
State of New Jersey
State of New York

Recent Publications and Speaking Engagements

Recent Publications

Co-author, “When it Rains it Pours: Can Marital Problems Affect your Job Status?” New Jersey Law Journal, March 15, 2016