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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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
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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.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Million Dollar Advocate||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2014|
|Proclamation for outstanding community work||New York City Council||2010|
|Outstanding Community Work||US Senator Charles Schumer||2010|
|Outstanding Service Contributions to New York City||The City Council of New York||2010|
|Community Leadership Award||Congress of Bukharian Jews in the USA and Canada||2010|
|Owner||Cohen & Cohen Law Group, P.C.||2003 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys||Admitted||2011 - Present|
|New Year State Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|New York State Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Medicaid Lien on Family Home||Reduced lien significantly|
|Wrongful Death||Settlement of 1.2 Million|
|Slip & Fall||Settlement of $1 Million|
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|American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys||Estate Planning Guide: Your Past, Present, and Future||2015|
|Pace University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|Cleveland State University||Accounting||BS - Bachelor of Science||1995|
|Signa Corporation||Medicaid Planning||2014|
|Pomonok Community Center||Estate Planning Seminars||2014|
|Office of Principal Legal Advisor||Use of Financial Statements in the Investigation||2014|
|Forum with Council Member Deneek Miller||Medicaid Planning||2014|
|CLE, Department of Homeland Security||Time Management & Practice Management||2014|
|Cambria Seminar||Elder Care & Legal Care Seminar||2014|
|CLE, Department of Justice, New York Immigration Court||Tax Issues in Removal Proceedings||2013|
|CLE, Department of Homeland Security||The Role of Federal Tax Law in Immigration Proceedings||2013|