Juan S. Baron, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®

Managing Director

My Team

Scott R. Cohen

Scott R. Cohen, CFP®, CLU®, CLTC®

Office 310-903-5056

Scott Cohen joined Northwestern Mutual - West Los Angeles in August 2013 to manage the investment operations of Juan’s wealth management practice.  In this capacity, Scott helps to oversee Juan’s client accounts and provides assistance in all facets of their investments.  Prior to joining the Baron practice, Scott was a Private Client Advisor with J.P. Morgan Securities, LLC.  Scott holds his Series 7, Series 66 securities licenses and California Life and Health Insurance license.

Scott received his B.A. from the University of California at Santa Barbara where he majored in Business Economics.  He was also a Scholar Athlete as a member of the Gaucho baseball team. 

Outside the office, Scott loves being active.  He recently completed his first Ironman triathlon and enjoys playing in various softball leagues.   He is a huge Dodgers and Lakers fan.  Scott is also very passionate about volunteering, especially for his favorite charity, Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times, which provides a summer camp and various events for children with childhood cancer.  Scott is a lifetime resident of Los Angeles and currently resides in Brentwood, CA.


Meghan Flanigan, CLU®

Associate Financial Representative
Office 310-903-5050

Meghan Flanigan began her career at Northwestern Mutual in June 2017 as a college junior. She built a financial planning practice serving young professionals in the LA area for eighteen months, before joining Juan Baron’s team in January 2019. In her current role as Associate Financial Representative, she helps clients execute on all aspects of their financial plan. Meghan works closely with clients on portfolio analysis and distribution strategies, as well as insurance planning and underwriting. She currently holds her Series 6, Series 63, California Life and Health Insurance license, and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®).

Originally from central Maine, Meghan moved to California to attend Pepperdine University where she earned her B.A in Economics. She loves that California weather allows her to hit the links year-round and currently lives in Sherman Oaks. She is a parishioner of Our Lady of Grace in Encino where she is proud to serve on the Finance Council and in the Homeless Feeding Ministry.


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