The most effective law firm in the United States for lawsuits with a strong social and political component.

- Corporate Legal Times

At Cohen Milstein we are committed to incomparable strategic judgment, legal skills and a tireless determination to win.

Current Openings

Associate – Consumer Protection

Cohen Milstein’s Washington, DC office seeks an Associate to work with our Consumer Protection and Unsafe Products Practice Group. Applicants should possess 2-3 years of litigation experience; clerkships will be considered relevant experience. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, writing and analytical skills. Prior experience in consumer protection law is not required.

The Consumer Protection and Unsafe Products Practice Group works to protect consumers from deceptive business practices and defective products. Cohen Milstein has been successful at recovering millions of dollars in compensation and benefits for thousands of consumers who were deceived by consumer service providers or purchased defective products.

Cohen Milstein is one of the country’s premier plaintiffs’ firms. Over the past 40 years, Cohen Milstein has earned a national and international reputation for winning tough cases that also further important public policies. The firm’s many successes have resulted in landmark decisions involving civil rights, consumer protection, price-fixing, and securities. For more information, please visit our website at www.cohenmilstein.com.

Cohen Milstein is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage women and minority candidates to apply. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and law school transcript via email to careers@cohenmilstein.com. Please include “Consumer Protection Associate” in the subject line.   

Cohen Milstein is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting a diverse workplace.  We strongly encourage minority candidates to apply.


Cohen Milstein offers a comprehensive benefits package to all eligible attorneys and staff (please follow the link for details).  The firm is dedicated to a supportive and collegial work environment and offers employees services and benefits, including:

  • Health Insurance - available to the employee, dependents and domestic partners
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Leave
  • Maternity Leave
  • Parental Leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Health and Childcare Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Flexible work schedule (available to attorneys)
  • Payment of dues for membership in the District of Columbia Bar and two other State Bar or Bar Associations.
  • Tuition reimbursement for outside CLE courses
  • Firm-issued PDA and payment of monthly data service fee
  • Business casual dress code 
  • Pre-tax mass transit and parking programs (we are conveniently located next to Metro Center)
  • Recreational activities including a softball team

Our DC office is located in the historic former Greyhound Bus Terminal building and has retained its Art Deco design yet blends vintage with new features and amenities.  The building includes an on-site fitness facility, roof top terrace and parking garage. 

Interested applicants should email their resume to careers@cohenmilstein.com.

Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC is an equal opportunity employer.