The Honorable Jeffrey S. Cohen-Laurie

Los Angeles Superior Court, Department 073


Hon. Jeffrey S. Cohen-Laurie is a judge for the Los Angeles Superior Court in California. He succeeded the Hon. Maria E. Stratton upon his appointment to the bench by former Governor Jerry Brown on November 29, 2018.

Cohen-Laurie received his bachelor's degree from Columbia University in New York, New York. He went on to earn his J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law in Los Angeles, California.

Judge Cohen-Laurie worked as an Associate in the law offices of R. Samuel Paz from 2005-2006, he then became a Deputy Public Defender for the Alternate Public Defender's Office in Los Angeles County until 2008 when he was named Deputy Alternate Public Defender and Senior Attorney for the same office. He served there until his appointment to the Superior Court bench in 2018.

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