Michael Cohen Wiki
Michael Cohen is an American former attorney and convicted felon who was a lawyer for Donald Trump from 2006 until May 2018. Cohen was a vice-president of The Trump Organization, and the personal counsel to Trump, and was often described by media as Trump’s “fixer”.
Michael Cohen Biography
Michael Dean Cohen was born on 25 August 1966 in Long Island, New York. Cohen’s mother was a nurse, and his father, who survived the Holocaust, was a surgeon. Cohen is Jewish.
He attended Lawrence Woodmere Academy and received his BA from American University in 1988 and his JD from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1991.
|Celebrated Name||Michael Cohen|
|Nick Name||Michael Cohen|
|Birth Name||Michael Dean Cohen|
|Birth Nation||United States|
|Place Of Birth||Long Island, New York, United States|
|Children||Samantha Blake Cohen|
|Political Inclination||Democratic Party|
|Height||6 feet 1 inches|
|Chest Size||48 inches|
|Waist Size||34 inches|
|Bicep Size||16 inches|
|Shoe Size||11 US|
Classmates of Cohen in Law School claim he wasn’t necessarily the brightest of students and never fancied himself to have a stellar career at the pinnacle of the legal profession. In 1992, he started working for Melvyn Estrin in Manhattan as a personal injury lawyer. Alongside his legal practice, he ventured into managing taxis in New York.
Cohen has business interests in real estate and in 2003, he was CEO of MLA Cruises, Inc., and the Atlantic Casino. He had an uneventful foray into politics in 2003, when he ran a seat at the New York City Council but was defeated by the Democratic candidate, Eva S. Moskowitz.
Prior to joining the Trump Organization in 2006, Michael Cohen worked briefly as a lawyer to Phillips Nizer LLP. At the Trump Organization, Cohen speedily rose through to become special counsel and Executive Vice President with also a seat on the board of the Eric Trump Foundation.
In 2008, when Trump purchased majority shareholding at Martial Arts and Entertainment Company, Affliction Entertainment, Cohen was named COO. He also served as co-president at an affiliate company running Trump’s casino businesses in New Jersey.
When his boss joined the race for Presidency, Cohen jumped into the ring with him and was a key part of the campaign, making appearances on national talk shows, campaigning and shedding more light on Trump’s policy standpoints.
After Trump won the elections, Cohen left his job at the Trump Organization but retained his role as his personal counsel. He was also appointed Deputy National finance chair of the Republican National Committee’s tasked with Party fundraising.
Michael Cohen Wife, Daughter, Family
In 1994, Michael Cohen married Ukraine-born, Laura Shusterman. The couple is blessed with two children – a daughter, Samantha Cohen, and son, Jake Cohen. Jake is a student at the University of Miami and would be graduating in 2022. His sister, Samantha attends the University of Pennsylvania. Cohen’s parents-in-law, Ania and Fima Shusterman, own property in the Trump Towers in New York.
Michael Cohen Height and Other Body Measurements
Michael Cohen stands at 6 feet 1 inch (1.85m). He presently weighs 70 kg. His Chest measures 48 inches, Waist – 34 inches, Biceps – 16 inches
Other Facts About Michael Cohen
- According to the New York Times, Cohen always carries a licensed pistol in an ankle holster.
- Micheal Cohen is said to be worth $10 million. His investments range from Real Estate to owning a fleet of taxis in New York City. He owns more than 200 taxi medallions managed for him by Gene Friedman. However, the licenses to operate in New York have been revoked
- Beyond working for Trump, Cohen is a lifelong Trump fan. He admits to reading Trump’s book Art of the Deal twice as a young teenager.
- Cohen is a lover of flashy automobiles. As a University student, he drove a Porsche and he is said to own a Bentley.
- Micheal’s younger brother, Bryan is also married to a Ukrainian.