Laura E. Older is an Associate at Cohen Milstein and a member of the firm’s Employee Benefits Practice Group. In this role, Ms. Older represents the interests of employees, retirees, plan participants and beneficiaries in ERISA cases across the country.

Prior to joining Cohen Milstein, Ms. Older was a law clerk for the Honorable John D. Couriel of the Supreme Court of Florida.

Ms. Older earned her B.A., summa cum laude, from The Florida State University. She received her J.D. from Harvard Law School, where she served as the President of Lambda, Harvard Law School’s LGBTQ student organization, and the Executive Technical Editor of the Journal of Law & Gender. During law school, Ms. Older interned with the ACLU of Florida and Planned Parenthood.

Before pursuing a career in law, Ms. Older worked as a theatre marketing consultant in New York City.

Ms. Older is admitted only in Massachusetts. She is seeking admission to the District of Columbia Bar, and is currently working under the close supervision of the Partners of the firm who are admitted to practice in the District of Columbia.