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Saul Cohen

Saul represents plaintiffs in class actions, whistleblower cases, and other complex civil matters, in trial courts and on appeal.

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Saul Cohen has represented individuals, companies of all sizes, industry groups, and public entities in federal and state trial and appellate courts and before the U.S. Supreme Court.  His experience includes: appointment as class counsel on behalf of thousands of policyholders in connection with the $27 million partial settlement of breach of contract claims against a life insurance company; achieving a significant settlement on the final day of a 13-day arbitration hearing, requiring defendant to pay more than 90% of his client’s demand and to formally retract its fraud claims against his client; winning an important victory for government transparency in the Illinois Appellate Court; and winning reinstatement of civil rights claims brought by an incarcerated plaintiff.

Following law school, Saul was a law clerk for the Honorable Gregg Costa of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Before joining DiCello Levitt, Saul was an associate at an international law firm and a litigation boutique.

Notable Representations

  • Secured a $27 million partial settlement as class counsel for thousands of life insurance policyholders against an insurance company for breach of contract.
  • Won more than 90% of a tire distributor’s damages in a 13-day arbitration against a large insurance company for indemnification, including the defendant’s formal retraction of fraud claims against the client.

Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Public Client
  • Securities and Financial Services
  • Whistleblower, Qui Tam, and False Claims Act

Education

  • University of Chicago Law School, J.D. with honors
  • Wesleyan University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland