Attorney Bios

Michael J. Cohen, ESQ

Civil Litigator, Wrongful Death Attorney in Fort Lauderdale

Michael J. Cohen is a civil trial attorney and wrongful death lawyer in Fort Lauderdale, Florida who focuses his practice in the areas of personal injuries, wrongful death, products liability, medical malpractice, securities litigation, broker misconduct, construction disputes, commercial and corporate litigation, real estate, employment, administrative issues and all other matters requiring the intervention of the court system.

Mr. Cohen served as the managing member of Goldstein & Cohen, P.A. until founding Cohen & Greenberg, LLC. in January 2004, where he served as a managing member of the firm.  In January 2012, Mr. Cohen founded the Cohen Legal Group, which is dedicated to assisting individuals and businesses in any claims involving personal injuries, products liability, medical malpractice and all other insurance disputes.

A seasoned litigator, Mr. Cohen has successfully litigated, arbitrated and tried cases in the State and Federal Courts throughout the State of Florida as well as in front of arbitration panels associated with the American Arbitration Association and the National Association of Securities Dealers. Mr. Cohen is also a skilled negotiator, who has been particularly successful in resolving disputes without costly and time consuming litigation.

Education and Associations

Mr. Cohen graduated from the University of Florida in 1993 with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration with a major in finance and a minor in economics. He spent two years as a financial consultant with Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith before attending law school at the University of Miami. He began practicing law upon graduating in 1998.

Mr. Cohen has been a member of the Florida Bar since October 1998 and is presently a member of the Florida Bar, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and the Dade County and American Bar Associations. He is also active in his community, volunteering as a youth football,basketball, and baseball coach with the YMCA, a soccer coach with AYSO, and serves as an active member of Temple B’Nai Aviv.

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Our Florida attorneys have established a dynamic, effective law firm that combines extensive experience and legal knowledge, with personal client representation. The combined expertise of a Florida civil litigator and wrongful death lawyer and a Worker's Compensation attorney enable Cohen Legal Group to help individuals and small businesses throughout Florida with all of their legal needs.