Andrew B. Cohn

Andrew B. Cohn

Location:
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Position:
Principal
Phone:
610-941-2549
Fax:
610-684-2007
Email:
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Andrew B. Cohn is a principal in the firm and concentrates his practice in construction law and litigation, and commercial litigation. He handles complex construction claims, litigation, arbitration, and mediation matters for owners/developers, contractors, design professionals, subcontractors and suppliers. His practice includes negotiation and drafting of construction contracts and other construction-related agreements.

Andy’s practice includes the review and structuring of construction contracts and transactions, and alternative dispute resolution both as counsel to parties in ADR and as an arbitrator and mediator of disputes. He has been trained as a mediator by the American Arbitration Association and serves as an arbitration and mediator in construction disputes. He is a frequent speaker on construction issues to professional and trade groups, and members of the Bar. He has given seminars for such organizations as the National Business Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the American Subcontractors’ Association, and the Montgomery Bar Association.

Before entering private practice, Andy spent six years as an Assistant District Attorney in the Edward G. Rendell Administration where he investigated and prosecuted fraud, corruption and complex white collar crime cases.

For the last nine years, Andy has been named as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in construction law.

Assistant:
Hope K. Miller
Phone: 610-941-2536
Fax: 610-684-2121
Email: hmiller@kaplaw.com

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Andrew B. Cohn

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Mediation and Arbitration

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1978
  • New Jersey, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. – 1978
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. cum laude
    • Major: Political Science and Sociology

Honors and Awards

  • PA Super Lawyer, 2006 – 2014
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2013 – 2014
  • Philadelphia’s Top Rated Lawyer in Construction Law by Martindale-Hubbell 2012

Classes/seminars

  • Construction Claims, American Subcontractor’s Association
  • Construction Contracts, Pennsylvania Bar Institute
  • Arbitrator Training, American Arbitration Association
  • Mechanic’s Liens, Montgomery Bar Association
  • Construction Contracts, Montgomery Bar Association

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • Building Industry Association
  • American Subcontractor’s Association
  • National Subcontractor’s Alliance
  • American Arbitration Association

Classes/seminars

  • Construction Claims, American Subcontractor’s Association
  • Construction Contracts, Pennsylvania Bar Institute
  • Arbitrator Training, American Arbitration Association
  • Mechanic’s Liens, Montgomery Bar Association
  • Construction Contracts, Montgomery Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Non-Profit Finance Fund, National Board of Directors, Philadelphia Region Advisory Board

Contact

acohn@kaplaw.com

610-941-2549