Federal Special Master Law

Speaker Bio

David R. Cohen has been appointed as Special Master by 18 different Federal Judges in over 30 different complex cases, including six Multidistrict Litigations. He is currently serving as Discovery Master in In re National Prescription Opiate Litigation, which has been described as the most complex litigation ever prosecuted in federal court. David publishes Cohen's Special Master Case Reporter, and is editor and co-author of Appointing Special Masters and Other Judicial Adjuncts: A Handbook for Judges and Lawyers. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University Law School in 1991, and from the University of Michigan in 1981.