Steven Michael Cohen
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Steven Michael Cohen

Litigation Lawyer
Amherst, NY

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Answers and Advice

5 questions answered.

About Me

From New York City originally and now residing and practicing law in Buffalo, New York, Mr. Cohen has been successfully trying civil and criminal cases, including numerous civil rights and constitutional law cases, for the past 20 years. In addition to corporate clients and individuals, he regularly represents local, state and federal law enforcement officers from numerous agencies, defending...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Strongly Recommended For Business And Personal Matters

Posted by: Rudolph almost 3 years ago.

When you put your legal troubles in Mr. Cohen's hands, he gives you 100%. He has an uncanny ability to always get the best results possible for his...

An effective, caring attorney

Posted by: Peter almost 3 years ago.

Steve has represented both myself and my family in several different matters. He has always been exceptionally prepared and fought to protect our...
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Endorsements

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Michael Kuzma
Michael Kuzma

Buffalo, NY

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I strongly endorse this lawyer. Mr. Cohen is the kind of attorney I want in my corner. He is a fighter for social justice and does not shy away...
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Steven. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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Résumé

License

1989 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2009 – present

HoganWillig

Education

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1987 Juris Doctorate in

State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law

Awards

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2012 Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers

Associations

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1989- present Member

NYS Trial Lawyers Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2004 Winning the Will Contest Before Probate

Elder Law

1993 IRC Section 1244: An Entrepeneur's Hedge Against Losses

Erie County Bar Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Expert Witnesses: Frye, Daubert and Emerging Standards, 2010

at New York State Bar Association

2009 Unjust Conviction and Wrongful Incarceration: When the System Fails, 2009

at Civil Rights Symposium

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