Jocelyn B. HurwitzAdjunct Professor of Law (January Intersession)
Professional BiographyJocelyn B. Hurwitz is a principal and chair of Cohen and Wolf's Family Law Group. Dividing her time between the firm's Bridgeport, Orange and Westport offices, Ms. Hurwitz practices in the areas of family law litigation and divorce mediation.
She is admitted to practice in Connecticut, and the U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut. Ms. Hurwitz is a member of the American, Connecticut and Greater Bridgeport Bar Associations. She is a member of the Family Law Sections of the Connecticut and Greater Bridgeport Bar Associations.
Ms. Hurwitz serves as a special master, appointed by the Superior Court, to mediate divorce and custody disputes in the judicial districts of Milford, New Haven, Stamford and Bridgeport, and in the Regional Family Trial Docket in Middletown. She serves on the Board of the Connecticut Council for Divorce Mediation and Collaborative Law. She has been a contributor at seminars hosted by the Bridgeport Bar Association and other organizations.
Ms. Hurwitz is recognized in the area of Family Law by Connecticut Super Lawyers (2007-2018), and was ranked among the "Top 25 Women Connecticut Super Lawyers for 2014". She is also listed in Best Lawyers® (2013-2019) for her work in Family Law.
Ms. Hurwitz received her B.S. in 1989 from Cornell University and her J.D. in 1992 from Cornell Law School.