A. Mayer Kohn

A. Mayer Kohn

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (215) 972-7767

Primary Office

Philadelphia
Centre Square West
1500 Market Street, 38th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102-2186

A. Mayer Kohn

Associate

A. Mayer Kohn

Mayer Kohn is a member of the Transactional Department in the Firm's Philadelphia office. He is a member of the Firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice and concentrates on restructuring matters, including Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, out-of-court workouts, loan restructurings, corporate reorganizations, creditors’ committees and general insolvency law.

Before joining Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, Mayer served three terms as a judicial law clerk, first, for Justice David N. Wecht of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, then for Chief Judge John E. Jones III of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, and then for Chief Judge Henry W. Van Eck of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

Mayer is a graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law. As a student, Mayer served as managing editor of the Temple Law Review where two articles he wrote were selected for publication in academic journals. In addition to his regular course load focused on advanced contract drafting and business organizations, Mayer served as a judicial intern for U.S. Magistrate Judges Lynne Sitarski and David Strawbridge. As a certified legal intern for the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office Trial Division and Law Division, Mayer prosecuted criminal cases in Philadelphia Municipal Court and drafted appellate briefs on behalf of the Commonwealth. Mayer spent his final year of law school working under the supervision of Third Circuit Judge Felipe Restrepo and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania’s Supervision to Aid Re-Entry Program.

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Credentials and Accolades

Education

J.D., cum laude, Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2017

  • Managing Editor, Temple Law Review
  • Student Member, Temple American Inn of Court
  • Beasley Scholar
  • Barristers Award for Outstanding Oral Advocacy (Best in Class)
  • Distinguished Classroom Performance (Contracts, Legal Research and Writing, Constitutional Law, Criminal Procedure, Trial Advocacy)
  • The Arthur L. and Minette Berns Memorial Prize for Transactional Real Estate Law
  • The Elizabeth C. High Award

B.A., University of Maryland, 2010

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania

Clerkships

Chief Judge Henry W. Van Eck, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

Chief  Judge John E. Jones III, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

Justice David N. Wecht, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania...

Mayer Kohn is a member of the Transactional Department in the Firm's Philadelphia office. He is a member of the Firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice and concentrates on restructuring matters, including Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, out-of-court workouts, loan restructurings, corporate reorganizations, creditors’ committees and general insolvency law.

Before joining Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, Mayer served three terms as a judicial law clerk, first, for Justice David N. Wecht of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, then for Chief Judge John E. Jones III of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, and then for Chief Judge Henry W. Van Eck of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

Mayer is a graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law. As a student, Mayer served as managing editor of the Temple Law Review where two articles he wrote were selected for publication in academic journals. In addition to his regular course load focused on advanced contract drafting and business organizations, Mayer served as a judicial intern for U.S. Magistrate Judges Lynne Sitarski and David Strawbridge. As a certified legal intern for the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office Trial Division and Law Division, Mayer prosecuted criminal cases in Philadelphia Municipal Court and drafted appellate briefs on behalf of the Commonwealth. Mayer spent his final year of law school working under the supervision of Third Circuit Judge Felipe Restrepo and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania’s Supervision to Aid Re-Entry Program.