SOURCE: Cohen and Wolf, P.C.

Cohen and Wolf, P.C.

April 12, 2010 09:59 ET

Westport Attorney Kenneth Bernhard to Receive Distinguished Citizen Award

WESTPORT, CT--(Marketwire - April 12, 2010) -  Westport Attorney G. Kenneth Bernhard, principal in the Westport Office of Cohen and Wolf, P.C., will be honored by the Boy Scouts of America's Connecticut Yankee Council with a Distinguished Citizen Award. 

Mr. Bernhard, along with Mark Costello of Xerox and Don Gary of Geothermal Technology, LLC, will be honored at a reception held on Sunday, May 2nd at The Red Barn in Westport, Connecticut. Mr. Bernhard and his fellow honorees are being recognized for their longstanding service to the Westport/Weston community.

Ken Bernhard contributions to the Westport/Weston community include his eight years of service as the State Representative from Westport in the Connecticut General Assembly, his appointment as the town attorney for three different administrations in Westport and two in Weston, and his service as a member of the Board of Selectmen for Westport. He remains active in the community serving on the Board of Directors of the Westport/Weston Chamber of Commerce and volunteering his time as a legal advisor to the Westport Public Library, the Levitt Pavilion, Earthplace and the Westport Historical Society.

Mr. Bernhard represents municipalities and a wide range of businesses, as well as individuals, in litigation, real estate, and commercial matters.

Cohen and Wolf, P.C. For nearly 60 years, Cohen and Wolf has been providing personal attention and practical advice for its clients, successfully represented businesses, individuals and municipalities in matters involving litigation, corporate and securities law, real estate, land use and zoning, tax, employment and labor, municipal law, personal injury, family law, estate planning, elder law and asset protection planning. The firm's team of 48 experienced lawyers is based in its four Connecticut offices: Bridgeport, Danbury, Westport and Orange. For more information please visit:

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