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Mr. Cofsky is an experienced trial attorney having participated in many trials and arbitrations, including a highly publicized case where a jury awarded his client 8 Million Dollars.  His expertise in real estate/business law includes residential and commercial transactions as well as Zoning and Planning matters. Mr. Cofsky represents adopting parents in private, agency, domestic, and international placements, and in assisted reproduction matters. He is a lecturer on adoptions and was named as an "Angel in Adoption" by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption. He is a Fellow and Trustee of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, is certified by the Supreme Court of NJ as a Civil Trial Attorney, and has received an "av" rating, which is the highest for both ability and ethics.


Practice areas


  1. Adoption: 35%
    41 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    41 years, 2.4 thousand cases
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    41 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Business: 10%
    41 years, 700 cases
  5. Estate Planning: 5%
    41 years, 250 cases



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

6 total 

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  • Robin A. Fleischner

    I highly endorse Don. A past President of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, his professionalism, knowledge, and insight are unmatched. Robin Fleischner Attorney at Law


    Robin Fleischner Adoption Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Andrew A. Ballerini

    I endorse this lawyer. He will help you. You will benefit.


    Andrew Ballerini Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Cofsky & Zeidman, LLC

209 Haddon Avenue
Haddonfield, NJ, 08033

Cofsky & Zeidman, LLC

660 Two Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Cofsky & Zeidman, LLC

122 Delaware Avenue
Woodbury, NJ, 08096

Cofsky & Zeidman Llc
660 Two Logan Sq
Philadelphia, PA, 19103



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer 2003-2009Law & Politics Magazine2009
Awesome Attorney 2007-2009South Jersey Magazine2009
Top Attorney 2008-2009SJ Magazine2009
Angel in AdoptionCongressional Coalition on Adoption2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberCofsky & Zeidman, LLC1990 - Present
N/ALaw Office of Donald C. Cofsky1983 - 1990
PartnerMazer & Cofsky1978 - 1983
N/ACourt of Common Pleas of Philadelphia1975 - 1978
N/ASuperior Court of Pennsylvania1973 - 1974
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Academy of Assisted Reproduction Technology Law AttorneysFellow2009 - Present
New Jersey Academy of Adoption AttorneysFounding Member2001 - Present
American Academy of Adoption AttorneysTrustee and Fellow1996 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1986 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember1986 - Present
Camden County Bar AssociationMember1976 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1976 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1974 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTax LawLL.M - Master of Laws in Taxation1978
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
University of PennsylvaniaChemical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1968
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual ConferenceClient Relations and Ethics2004