Mr. Cooper graduated with honors from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in English. Thereafter, he received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School Of Law.

While attending USD Law, Mr. Cooper served as the editor-in-chief of Volume 54 of the San Diego Law Review.  He competed on USD’s team for the Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition.  He also worked as a certified law clerk in the criminal division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of California.  Additionally, he served as a federal judicial extern for the Honorable M. James Lorenz and for the Honorable James C. Mahan.

Mr. Cooper, who comes to the firm with civil litigation experience, is admitted to practice law in California. He works in the firm’s San Diego office, practicing in the area of workers’ compensation defense, LHWCA, subrogation, and general civil litigation matters.