|Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York|
|Assumed office |
June 12, 2006
|Appointed by||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Frederic Block|
Brian Mark Cogan
1954 (age 64–65)
|Education||University of Illinois (B.A.)|
Cornell Law School (J.D.)
Brian Mark Cogan (born 1954) is a United States District Judge serving on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York since 2006.
Education and career
Cogan was born in 1954 in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Arts in 1975 and received his Juris Doctor from Cornell Law School in 1979, where he was an editor of the Cornell Law Review. Following graduation, Cogan clerked for U.S. District Court Judge Sidney M. Aronovitz of the Southern District of Florida. Prior to his appointment to the federal bench, Cogan was a partner of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan in New York City.
Federal judicial service
Cogan was confirmed by the United States Senate on May 4, 2006, and received his commission on June 7, 2006.
- "On Eve of 'El Chapo' Trial, Judge Tells Prosecutors Not to Dwell on Murders | The Crime ReportThe Crime Report". thecrimereport.org. Retrieved 2018-11-11.
- Brian Cogan at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
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