Darren Cohen is the Regional Director of the U.S. Department of Labor’s New York Regional Office of the Employee Benefits Security Administration (“EBSA”). He is responsible for overseeing the Regional Office’s civil enforcement program, which seeks to obtain compliance with the fiduciary, reporting, and disclosure provisions of Title I of ERISA. He is also responsible for the Office’s criminal enforcement program which is handled in conjunction with the US Attorney’s Offices as well as state and local prosecutors.
Prior to joining EBSA, Mr. Cohen was the Deputy Regional Solicitor and ERISA Counsel in the New York Office of the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of the Solicitor. Prior to joining the U.S. Department of Labor, Mr. Cohen worked at two New York law firms and clerked for the Honorable Cecilia M. Altonaga, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida. Mr. Cohen received his J.D. from Yale Law School and his B.A. from Columbia University.