Devra R. Cohen

Devra R. Cohen

Devra is an associate in the firm’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice.

Prior to joining Foster Pepper, Devra was a judicial law clerk for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and for the Washington State Supreme Court. 


Council on Public Legal Education, Washington State Bar Association Representative, 2018-Present


Forever Evergreen: Amending the Washington State Constitution for a Healthy Environment

Author, Washington Law Review, Vo. 90 Number 1, March 2015 

Litigation & Dispute Resolution


Tel: 206.447.5143Fax: 206.749.1929


J.D., University of Washington School of Law, 2015

  • Order of the Coif
  • Washington Law Review, Executive Managing Editor, 2014-2015
  • National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition Team, 2013-2015
  • Environmental Law Society Pro Bono Coordinator, 2014

B.A., University of Wisconsin, 2010

  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • College of Letters and Science Honors Program
  • Wisconsin International Scholars Program

Bar Admissions

Washington, 2015

U.S. District Court

  • Eastern District of Washington, 2018
  • Western District of Washington, 2018

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2017


Foster Pepper PLLC

  • Associate, 2017-Present
  • Summer Associate, 2014

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Judicial Law Clerk, 2016-2017

Washington State Supreme Court, Judicial Law Clerk, 2015-2016

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, Judicial Extern, 2014

University of Washington School of Law, Research Assistant, 2013

King County Superior Court, Judicial Intern, 2013

The Hoffman Group, Project Associate, 2012

Amnesty International USA, Intern for Government Relations and International Advocacy, 2011-2012

AmeriCorps VISTA, AmeriCorps VISTA for Parent Education, 2010-2011


Spanish, proficient

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