Robert F. Cohen, Jr.

Robert F. Cohen, Jr.

Commissioner
(202) 434-9912

Education

Boston University (J.D.) 1973
Brown University (A.B.) 1968
Tougaloo College, Mississippi (exchange student 1966)

Professional Experience

August 2013 to Present

Commissioner
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

2012 to 2013

Counsel
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

2008 to 2012

Commissioner
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

1984 to 2008

Trial Lawyer
Civil, Criminal and Administrative Litigation
Cohen, Abate & Cohen, L.C.
Fairmont and Morgantown, West Virginia

1974 to 1984

Trial Lawyer
Civil, Criminal and Administrative Litigation
Solo Practice
Fairmont, West Virginia

1970 to 1972

Community Outreach Worker
Center for Law and Education
Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts

1968 to 1970

Community Organizer
Catholic Inner City Center
Providence, Rhode Island

Professional Affiliations

Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court and Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Member, West Virginia State Bar