Brown Law Group: San Diego, CA

Associate, June 2017 to Present


Cody J. Cocanig is an associate at Brown Law Group. His practice focuses on representing clients in employment and business litigation matters at the state and federal level. Mr. Cocanig brings his experience in drafting and arguing critical motions and appellate briefs, negotiating settlements, and advising clients on regulatory compliance issues to Brown Law Group. He is also a member of the State Bar of California’s Labor & Employment Law Section.


Prior to joining Brown Law Group, Mr. Cocanig worked as an attorney at Winston & Strawn in Chicago, IL where he represented clients in litigation and appellate proceedings in state and federal courts in banking, real estate, and general litigation matters. Prior to that, he worked for Noonan & Lieberman, Ltd., a boutique litigation firm. He has argued before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Massachusetts Court of Appeals, and the Illinois Appellate Court.


A competitive sailor and running enthusiast, Mr. Cocanig and his partner, a biology professor at UCSD, live in North Park in a 1930s bungalow, where they enjoy the proximity to restaurants, microbreweries, and Balboa Park.


Mr. Cocanig received his B.A. in Political Science and his B.S. in Criminal Justice from Loyola University in 2006. He received his J.D. from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2010.



Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, MI
J.D., 2010


Loyola University, Chicago, IL 
B.A., Political Science, 2006
B.S., Criminal Justice, 2006


Member of the California Bar since 2015
Member of the Massachusetts Bar since 2012
Member of the Illinois Bar since 2010