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Attorney Albert Cohen is the founder and owner of Cohen & Cohen Law Group, P.C., conveniently located in Forest Hills, New York. Mr. Cohen has a busy and successful practice with focus on; estate planning and elder law, personal injury, and immigration. Mr. Cohen completed his undergraduate at Cleveland State University and earned his Juris Doctor Degree from Pace University School of Law, cum laude. He has been in practice since 2002. He is a member of the American Academy of  Estate Planning Attorneys and the New York  State Bar Association’s elder law, estates and trusts section.

At our law firm, we combine legal skills with compassion and understanding. We are a boutique law firm with four different departments specializing in estate planning, personal injury, real estate, and immigration. We pride ourselves developing estate plans personalized to the needs of each client and insure that the assets and real estate of each client are transferred according to their wishes. Consideration is given to the avoidance of probate and the protection of assets from nursing home care, estate taxes, creditors and others. Mr. Cohen is a frequent speaker and lecturer in the area of estate planning in NYC. He has the insight and skill to recognize costly future problems and to minimize or avoid them.

Mr. Cohen is an active member of the community and has received a community leadership presented by U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer. He has also received a Proclamation from the Council of the City of New York, in honor of his outstanding service contributions to New York City. He has provided pro bono services and contributed to a wide range of charitable causes and events.

Cohen & Cohen Law Group, P.C. will give you peace of mind and secure your assets.


Languages spoken: Russian, English, Hebrew, Spanish, Arabic

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Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 30%
    13 years
  2. Elder Law: 30%
    13 years
  3. Personal Injury: 30%
    13 years
  4. Probate: 10%
    13 years



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Payment types:

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Juliet Gavriel

    I endorse this lawyer. Albert is not only a great person who deeply cares for his clients, but makes sure that he gets the highest settlement for his clients. He will work tediously on all his files to make sure to reach the most benefit on behalf of his clients. I have never seen him cut corners on any of his cases and that is why he has accomplished seven digit settlements.


    Juliet Gavriel Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Dietrich Peter Epperson

    Mr. Cohen is an excellent lawyer with many years of experience in personal injury, real estate, and estate planning. He is well-known and highly regarded in his community. He is very competent, and highly skilled in his area of expertise.


    Dietrich Epperson Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Cohen & Cohen Law Group, P.C.

104-70 Queens Blvd.
Suite 312
Forest Hills, NY, 11375-3694


NYCurrently registered 200203/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2014
Proclamation for outstanding community workNew York City Council2010
Outstanding Community WorkUS Senator Charles Schumer2010
Outstanding Service Contributions to New York CityThe City Council of New York2010
Community Leadership AwardCongress of Bukharian Jews in the USA and Canada2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerCohen & Cohen Law Group, P.C.2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysAdmitted2011 - Present
New Year State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Medicaid Lien on Family HomeReduced lien significantly
Wrongful DeathSettlement of 1.2 Million
Slip & FallSettlement of $1 Million
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Publication nameTitleDate
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysEstate Planning Guide: Your Past, Present, and Future2015
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pace University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Cleveland State UniversityAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Signa CorporationMedicaid Planning2014
Pomonok Community CenterEstate Planning Seminars2014
Office of Principal Legal AdvisorUse of Financial Statements in the Investigation2014
Forum with Council Member Deneek MillerMedicaid Planning2014
CLE, Department of Homeland SecurityTime Management & Practice Management2014
Cambria SeminarElder Care & Legal Care Seminar2014
CLE, Department of Justice, New York Immigration CourtTax Issues in Removal Proceedings2013
CLE, Department of Homeland SecurityThe Role of Federal Tax Law in Immigration Proceedings2013