Overview

Vanessa Cohn counsels clients operating at all stages of the business lifecycle on complex employment law matters. In her practice, Vanessa represents employers throughout litigation, from pre-dispute advising through trial and appeal. Drawing on her litigation experience, Vanessa also assists clients in conducting compliance audits of business practices for the purpose of avoiding litigation.

Vanessa has represented local, statewide, and national employers throughout California and Massachusetts in proceedings before state and federal courts, state and federal agencies, arbitration panels, and at mediation.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Association of Business Trial Lawyers

Member

Fresno County Bar Association

Member

Fresno County Young Lawyers Association

Recognition

Named, Rising Star

Super Lawyers

2019

Recipient, Pro Bono Excellence Award

Boston College Law School

2014

Education

  • J.D., Boston College Law School, 2014
  • B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2011summa cum laude

Bar Admission

California
Massachusetts

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts