Dennis J. Cogan

Dennis J. Cogan

Criminal Defense Attorney

Philadelphia, PA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

About Me

Listed in Best Lawyers in America (Woodward White) since 1998; Selected by Best Lawyers in America as # 1 Criminal Lawyer of the Year for 2011 in Philadelphia; included in Super Lawyers In Pa. since its inception; Philadelphia DA's office 1972-1976; served there for 3 of those years as the lead homicide prosecutor in 75 cases, all resulting in convictions; 1976-present continuously engaged as a...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Check

Fees

Fixed (Always), Hourly ($500-$600/hour), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Attorney/Client

Posted by: a Litigation client over 2 years ago.

Having been a trial lawyer engaged in litigation for forty years I have encountered innumerable attorneys engaged in litigation. My experience is: 1....

The Best Criminal Defense Attorney On Earth!

Posted by: PATNILSON over 2 years ago.

Dennis Cogan is the Da Vinci of the art of law and the very best trial attorney in the country. I am hardly the only person, lawyer or not, who...
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Endorsements

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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Dennis. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Christopher D. Warren
Christopher Warren

Philadelphia, PA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I wholeheartedly endorse this attorney and firmly believe that he is the finest criminal trial lawyer currently practicing in Philadelphia. His...
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Résumé

License

1971 License Status: Active for the state of Pennsylvania.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/27/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1976 – 1982

Kogan and Cogan

Education

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BA - Bachelor of Arts in

Temple University

Awards

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2011 Philadelphia Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense

Best Lawyers

Associations

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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


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Portfolio

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Negative Publicity (Presenter and provided written materials)

at Unrelenting Negative Publicity and a Non-Sequestered Jury

2010 Lessons Learned (Presenter and provided written materials)

at Lessons Learned from the Fumo Case

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