Julie E. Cohen is a Professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. She teaches and writes about copyright law, privacy law, and the governance of the networked information society. Professor Cohen is the author of Configuring the Networked Self (Yale University Press, 2012) and a co-author of Copyright in a Global Information Economy (Aspen Law & Business, 4th ed. 2015). She is a member of the Advisory Board of the Electronic Privacy Information Center.
Professor Cohen received her A.B. from Harvard University and her J.D. from the Harvard Law School. Following law school, she clerked for Judge Stephen Reinhardt of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. From 1992 to 1995, she practiced with the San Francisco firm of McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, where she specialized in intellectual property litigation. From 1995 to 1999, she taught at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.