Chief Operating Officer & Counsel

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Office: 212.891.7126


Bryan Cohen has served as the Chief Administrative Officer and legal counsel at Douglas Elliman Development Marketing since 2014. In this role, he creates and negotiates all agreements on behalf of the division, while also overseeing the operations and business development teams.

Previously, Bryan was Vice President of Legal Affairs for Douglas Elliman, a position he held since joining the company in 2011. Prior to joining Elliman, Cohen served as General Counsel and Executive Vice President for Freehold Capital Partners, LLC and before that, he held the same titles at Grain Alliance, Americas. He was also formerly Of Counsel at Phillips Nizer, LLP in New York.

Cohen received his undergraduate degree from NYU and earned his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York.