Brian Cogan

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Brian M. Cogan
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Assumed office
June 12, 2006
Nominated by George W. Bush
Preceded by Frederic Block
Personal details
Born 1954 (age 62–63)
Chicago, Illinois
Alma mater University of Illinois (B.A.)
Cornell Law School (J.D.)

Brian M. Cogan (born 1954) is a United States district judge serving on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Biography[edit]

Cogan was born in 1954. He graduated from University of Illinois in 1975 and received his law degree from Cornell Law School in 1979.

Before being appointed to the federal bench, Cogan was a partner of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan in New York City. He was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 25, 2006, to a seat vacated by Frederic Block and confirmed by the United States Senate on May 4, 2006. Cogan received his commission on June 7, 2006.

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Frederic Block
Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
2006–present
Incumbent