Jeffrey Bennett Cohen

Florida Criminal & Workers' Comp Lawyer

Jeffrey Cohen

As a seasoned and aggressive criminal attorney, Jeffrey Bennett Cohen has dedicated his legal career to defending the rights of individuals. He is a zealous and fierce defender and is never afraid to face the toughest prosecution and judges. Over the years, he has added workers' compensation and personal injury to his areas of practice. With years of experience and insight, he is equipped to take on complex cases and legal matters.

Education & Legal Experience

Prior to attending the University of South Florida, Jeffrey Bennett Cohen graduated Hollywood Hills High School. Attorney Cohen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Criminology in 1993 and soon pursued his Masters of Science degree in Alternative Dispute Resolution from Nova Southeastern University in 1995. Following that, he moved to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to attend Widener University School of Law, where he earned his Juris Doctor.

During his time at Widener University School of Law, Attorney Cohen served as President of the Trial Advocacy Honor Society, was proficient in many national trial competitions, and was even awarded Most Outstanding Litigator. During his law studies, Attorney Cohen worked for the Harrisburg Civil Law Clinic as well as the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement.

After graduating law school, he then worked as an Assistant State Attorney and Supervisor for the State Attorney's Office, 17 th Judicial Circuit, Broward County. During this time, he was able to gain extensive legal experience, insight, and valuable knowledgeable. He also improved his legal skills, handling over 500 trials during his 7 years of service there.

Following his time at the State Attorney's Office, Attorney Cohen pursued a career as a criminal defense lawyer, providing crucial representation to the criminally accused. He has handled everything from misdemeanors to major felony offenses, many of which were covered by local and national news. Attorney Cohen also worked for a local Broward County firm, where he was able to get pre-litigation and litigation experience in both personal injury and workers' compensation cases.

Attorney Jeffrey Bennett Cohen has been published in the Journal of Individual Employment Rights on the topic of the Negligent Hiring Doctrine. He also currently serves as an instructor for Widener University School of Law's Intensive Trial Advocacy Program, allowing him to share his insight with hopeful legal professionals.

Attorney Cohen is a member of the Florida State Bar and the Federal Bar for the Southern District of Florida. He is a dedicated legal advocate who represents clients in both criminal and workers' compensation cases.

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