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Stephen M. Kohn is a founding member of the Washington, D.C. law firm of Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, LLP and currently serves as the Executive Director of the National Whistleblower Center. In 1985 he wrote the first-ever legal treatise on whistleblower law, Protecting Environmental and Nuclear Whistleblowers: A Litigation Manual, and since then has written seven other books and numerous law journal articles on whistleblower law and civil liberties. Mr. Kohn started representing whistleblowers in 1984 as the Clinical Director and Director of Corporate Litigation for the Government Accountability Project. His clients have blown the whistle on billion dollar tax frauds, illegal “no-bid” contracts given to insiders for the “Reconstruction of Iraq,” and high level corporate and government misconduct. Mr. Kohn consulted with staff from the Senate Banking Committee during the drafting phase of the Dodd-Frank Act, and contributed suggestions to Section 21F of the Securities Exc hange Act that were ultimately incorporated into the law. He graduated magna cum laude from Boston University, earned a Master’s Degree in political science from Brown University and his law degree from Northeastern University.