Her Honour Judge AO
- Barrister, Judge and Lawyer
Her Honour Judge Susan Cohen was appointed to the County Court of Victoria in August 2001. Judge Cohen comes from a strong legal background. Her father, the late Senator Sam Cohen QC, was a barrister. Her mother, the Honourable Judith Cohen, was a Federal Court judge. Judge Susan Cohen is the first woman in Australia to follow her mother as a judge. During her 20 years at the Bar, Judge Cohen was a founding committee member of the Women Barristers' Association. Judge Cohen is a member of Kew Hebrew Congregation.
Sources used to compile this entry: https://www.vicbar.com.au/wba/barriers.htm [accessed 2016-10-28].
Prepared by Larissa Halonkin
Created: 17 August 2016