John A. Cogan, J.D.Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
School of Law
Education:M.A., University of Texas, 2000
J.D., University of Texas, 1989
B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1984
John Aloysius Cogan Jr., visiting assistant professor, teaches health law courses at Duquesne University School of Law. Cogan previously taught health law and state and local government courses at Penn State Law School and Roger Williams University School of Law. Prior to teaching, he was the general counsel of the Rhode Island Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner, the nation's first state agency devoted solely to regulating the state's health insurance industry. John also served as assistant regional counsel in the Office of the General Counsel to the United States Department of Health and Human Services, providing legal advice and litigation support to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Office for Civil Rights, the Administration for Children and Families, and the Indian Health Service. Cogan also worked as a litigation associate for Day Pitney LLP in Boston and Partridge, Snow & Hahn in Providence, RI. Gogan earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Juris Doctor degree and master's in government from the University of Texas at Austin.
Health Care Organization and Financing