The Los Angeles County Bar Association recently named Rick Cohen as its interim Chief Executive Officer. Rick’s newly appointed role commences immediately. He will serve through next year.
LACBA’s president and president-elect both hailed the selection of Cohen, which they said was made by a consensus of officers, Executive Committee members, and top management. “We are excited to have Rick as our new Chief Executive Officer,” President Margaret P. Stevens said in a statement. “He is an accomplished lawyer with a strong record of leadership in challenging situations.”
Rick’s appointment follows a long tradition of Buchalter Shareholders selected for prominent public service roles.