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Michael S. Cohen


Duane Morris LLP

30 South 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-4196

Michael S. Cohen is a partner in Duane Morris’ Employment, Labor, Benefits and Immigration Practice Group.  Michael concentrates his practice in the areas of employment law training and counseling. He has trained and counseled employers throughout the country on subjects including harassment prevention; diversity, equity and inclusion; combatting implicit bias; performance management; discipline and discharge; hiring and recruiting practices; performance evaluations; FMLA, ADA and FLSA compliance; leave of absence policies; LGBTQ+ issues in the workplace; substance abuse testing; workplace violence; records retention; conducting background checks; and more. Michael also has conducted investigations into claims of harassment and discrimination and has drafted employee handbooks, employment agreements, non-compete agreements and post-termination agreements. Michael regularly conducts in excess of 200 trainings each year.  He has represented clients throughout the country in EEO and other administrative proceedings.

Michael has been cited as a national authority on employment issues by The New York Times, The Associated Press, USA TodayMSNBC.comHR MagazineSHRM On-LineEmployment Law 360Inside Counsel Magazine, as well as many other publications.  Michael serves as a n Advisory Board Member of GenHERation and as a Board Member of Serve, Inc.  Michael is a 1997magna cum laude graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law and a cum laudegraduate of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Cohen, Michael 11mar23
T: (215) 979-1882
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