Mr. Cohen hails from Columbus, Georgia and has lived in Georgia for most of his life. He is a seasoned attorney focused on the business, tax, and estate planning needs of families, individuals, and businesses. Mr. Cohen's prior experience as a Certified Public Accountant provides him with a strong business and tax background. He is proud to have been ranked by his peers as a preeminent attorney, the highest rank available, for fifteen continuous years.
When he is not practicing law, Mr. Cohen is an active family man. His passions include bicycling, traveling, skiing, and coaching youth soccer. Mr. Cohen is also a faithful follower of his Tar Heels hoopsters, and enjoys running the court as well. He and his wife have two college-aged children. They often spend their weekends enjoying long distance bicycle rides throughout the state.
Licensed since 1984
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1984||08/22/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Peer Review Rated Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 17 consecutive years||Martindale-Hubbell||N/A|
|Managing Partner||Thomas Cohen Law Firm||2010 - Present|
|Managing Partner||Scheer Jackson Cohen & Schoenberg, Attorneys||1998 - 2010|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|North Atlanta Tax Counsel||Director||2000 - 2002|
|North Carolina Society of Certified Public Accountants||Member||1980 - 1991|
|Atlanta Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||N/A|
|Davis v. Parris et. al.; 289 Ga. 201 (2011)||Client's inheritance enforced.|
|MBA Poultry, LLC v. Dapec, Inc. 295 F.3d 886 8th Circuit Court of Appeals (2002)||Favorable ruling for client|
|in the matter of MBA Poultry, LLC; US Bankruptcy Court District of Nebraska; Case No. BK00-40122 (2006)||Large verdict for client.|
|University of Georgia School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1984|
|University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1977|