Ira Cohen, Esquire, a proud Member of the Federal Bar Association (and the FBA’s Litigation and Intellectual Property Law Sections), was inducted as a Fellow of the Foundation of the FBA on March 23, 2019 in Washington, D.C. The Foundation was formed in 1954 and is a charitable organization. The Foundation’s mission is to: Promote and support legal research and education; advance the science of jurisprudence; facilitate the administration of justice; and foster improvements in the practice of Federal law.
The FBA represents the Federal legal profession. It consists of more than 18,000 federal lawyers, including 1,500 federal judges, who work together to promote the sound administration of justice and integrity, quality and independence of the judiciary. The FBA also provides opportunities for scholarship and for judges and lawyers to professionally and socially interact. The mission of the Association is to strengthen the federal legal system and administration of justice by serving the interests and the needs of the federal practitioner, both public and private, the federal judiciary and the public they serve. The Association strives to be recognized as the premier bar association serving the federal practitioner and judiciary.