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Bernard S. "Bernie" Cohen

Member From: 1980 - 1995

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  • Birth Date: 1934 Birth Place:Brooklyn, NY
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Education: City College of New York (B.B.A.) Georgetown University School of Law, Washington, DC (J.D.)
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  • Occupation/Profession: Attorney
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Agudas Achim Congregation, American Bar Association, Alexandria Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Northern Virginia Jewish Community Center, Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Author, "Environmental Rights and Remedies," Lawyers Cooperative Publishing Company (1971), Professorial lecturer, George Washington University Law School (1971-75), Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by National Board of Trial Advocacy
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1980 City of Alexandria 21 Democrat Counties Cities and Towns
Courts of Justice
1981 City of Alexandria 46 Democrat Counties Cities and Towns
Courts of Justice
1982 City of Alexandria 21 Democrat Claims
Courts of Justice
Health Welfare and Institutions
1983 County of Fairfax (part); City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Claims
Conservation and Natural Resources
Courts of Justice
Health Welfare and Institutions
1984 County of Fairfax (part); City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Health Welfare and Institutions
1985 County of Fairfax (part); City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Health Welfare and Institutions
1986 County of Fairfax; City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1987 County of Fairfax; City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1988 County of Fairfax (part; City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1989 County of Fairfax(part); City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1990 County of Fairfax (part); City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1991 County of Fairfax (part); City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1992 City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1993 City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
1994 City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Chesapeake and Its Tributaries
Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
Mining and Mineral Resources
1995 City of Alexandria (part) 46 Democrat Chesapeake and Its Tributaries
Corporations Insurance and Banking
Courts of Justice
Labor and Commerce
Mining and Mineral Resources

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