Welcome to the website of Attorney Howard M. Cohen. Howard has been an attorney since 1976 and now limits his practice to mediations and arbitrations. Much of his recent practice focused on employment related problems including all forms of discrimination, retaliation, EEOC disputes, wage and hour issues, and unemployment and workers compensation claims. Earlier in his career he also focused on environmental law issues and has experience in state and federal litigation.
in 1996 Howard was certified as a Superior Court Mediator by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission and is an approved mediator for the North Carolina Industrial Commission for workers compensation disputes. In 2002 he began serving as a certified arbitrator and mediator with the American Arbitration Association and serves on the Employment and Commercial Law Panels. He is also an approved Hearing Officer for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, State Board of Education in which he hears employee discharge cases.