Stephen Cowen graduated from the Law School with high honors after graduating magna cum laude from Harvard College. During law school he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review, a John M. Olin Student Fellow in Law and Economics, and was elected to the Order of the Coif.
Following graduation, Mr. Cowen clerked for Justice Anthony M. Kennedy of the Supreme Court of the United States and Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Mr. Cowen’s research and teaching interests include national security and intelligence law; international finance, credit, and energy markets; and U.S. military and economic relations with Russia and the former Soviet Union, the Middle East, Latin America, and China.
Mr. Cowen is a co-founder and co-Chief Executive Officer of the advisory firm The Zosima Group LLC. Prior to that, he was a partner at Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP.