Adam Cohen


Adam H. Cohen is an Associate at Milberg Phillips Grossman, LLP. His practice focuses on data breach, pharmaceutical, and consumer protection class actions, as well as false claims act litigation.

Mr. Cohen has dedicated his entire legal career to protecting consumers. Prior to joining Milberg, Mr. Cohen was an Enforcement Attorney for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) where he led complex investigations of large banks, financial services companies, and others for violations of federal laws and regulations across a wide range of consumer financial products. Mr. Cohen also provided expertise to bank examiners during supervisory examinations of banks and financial services companies and served on multiple Bureau-wide policy groups. Before working for the CFPB, Mr. Cohen served as an Assistant Attorney General for the New York Attorney General’s (NYAG) Consumer Frauds and Protection Bureau where he investigated and litigated consumer protection actions with a focus on mortgage-related investigations and litigation. The NYAG awarded Mr. Cohen the Lefkowitz Memorial Award for Outstanding Service for his work on financial services enforcement litigation. Mr. Cohen began his legal career at Mobilization for Justice where he launched a pro bono foreclosure defense practice that helped hundreds of families remain in their home during the foreclosure crisis.

Adam Cohen graduated from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University with The Highest Honors for Pro Bono Service and obtained his B.A. from New York University Magna Cum Laude. He is admitted to practice in New York, the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of New York.


  • B.A., New York University, 2003
  • J.D., Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2010


  • NYAG Lefkowitz Memorial Award for Outstanding Service