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Amber Rose Cohen

also known as Amber R. Cohen, Amber Cohen

Practice areas:

Family, Litigation, Criminal Defense

About Me

Before co-founding Cohen Cleary, P.C., Attorney Cohen worked as associate counsel with Schonland & Associates, P.C. Attorney Cohen concentrates her legal practice in the areas of family law, probate and estates, guardianships of minors and incapacitated persons as well as civil litigation. Attorney Cohen is passionate about her work in representing those who are in need of legal representation, and strives to follow our firm’s promise of integrity, commitment and results.


 


Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Attorney Cohen lived in Colorado for 11 years. She attended high school in the Aspen Valley (Roaring Fork) and earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder. During her undergraduate program, Attorney Cohen volunteered in many programs during which time she began to cultivate the desire to assist people.  She earned her Bachelor’s degreein psychology with a minor in the law. In May of 2008, Attorney Cohen earned her Juris Doctorate degree from University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth (formerly the Southern New England School of Law) cum laude.


 


Attorney Cohen had the honor of serving as the Editor-in-Chief of the Roundtable Symposium Law Journal.    She is the recipient of the Sarah Clarman Bernstein Prize for Academic Excellence, the Academic Achievement Award (class rank # 2), and Pro Bono Award honored by the New Center for Legal Advocacy.  Attorney Cohen is a published author of A Square Peg Into A Round Hole:  Trade Dress Protection of Websites, The Perspective of The Consumer And The Dilemma For The Courts, 3 S. NEW ENG. ROUNDTABLE SYMP. L. J. 137 (2008).


 


Attorney Cohen is a certified member of the criminal defense bar advocate panel and is a co-founder of the Attorneys Representing Children (ARC) program in Bristol and Plymouth Counties. Attorney Cohen is admitted to practice before all Massachusetts courts as well as the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. She enjoys spending her down time with her family and friends. She loves to stay active, reading and traveling.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Family: 60%
    6 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    4 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    6 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Thomas J. Cleary

    I am pleased to strongly endorse this lawyer.

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    Thomas Cleary Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Fabian Powell

    I endorse this lawyer. A tireless and knowledgeable advocate.

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    Fabian Powell Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Cohen Cleary, P.C.

10 Commerce Way, Ste 4
Raynham, MA, 02767-1071

9 Sever Street
Plymouth, MA, 02360

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200804/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
First Justice's Award for Pro Bono ExcellenceNew Center for Legal Advocacy2010
Academic Achievement AwardUMass Law School2008
Sarah Clarman Bernstein Prize for Academic ExcellenceUMass Law School2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCohen Cleary, P.C.2014 - Present
Managing AttorneySchonland & Associates, P.C.2010 - 2013
Associate AttorneySchonland & Associates, P.C.2008 - 2010

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Plymouth District Bar AssocationPast Secretary/Treasurer2013 - Present
Boston Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Bristol County Bar AdvocatesN/A2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Bristol County Bar AssociationBoard Member2008 - 2013
Plymouth County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Plymouth County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Southern New England Roundtable Symposium Law JournalA Square Peg Into A Round Hole: Trade Dress Protection of Websites, The Perspective of The Consumer And The Dilemma For The Courts2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Massachusetts School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of Colorado - BoulderPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ARC ProgramAttorneys Representing Children2013