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Daniel William Cohen

Daniel William Cohen

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, DMV Hearings

About Me

Representing the accused for over 20 years.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
  2. DUI & DWI: 45%
  3. DMV Hearings: 10%



Free Consultation (20 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Michael David Kern

    Mr. Cohen is an experienced criminal defense attorney that provides excellent representation on behalf of his clients. He has a great reputation in the legal community and has great knowledge of criminal law. I strongly endorse Mr. Cohen as a lawyer.


    Michael Kern Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michelle J. Cameron-Hunsaker

    Mr. Cohen is a very knowledgeable attorney. He is passionate about the law and treats his clients with respect. My experience with Mr. Cohen has been consistently pleasant and he has always shown that he is more than capable to handle any matter that comes to him. I highly recommend him.


    Michelle Cameron-Hunsaker Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Attorney Daniel Cohen

9001 Grossmont Boulevard
La Mesa, CA, 91941



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
Scholarshp Montery Death Penalty SeminarCDLC2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant City Attorney El Cajon & Imperial BeachMcDougal, Live, Rckis & Grindle2007 - 2007
PartnerCohen & Cohen1997 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Better Business BureauA+ Rating2012 - Present
Criminal Defense Lawyers ClubN/A2010 - Present
Foothills Bar AssociationChair - Former Criminal Law Section2003 - 2007
La Mesa KiwanisFormer President1999 - 2000
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1992 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People V WatkinsNot Guilty
People v OntiverosDismissed
People v GoldsteinDrug charge dismissed; DV Disturbing the Peace -reduction to infraction in 12 months

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Publication NameTitleDate Split Sentence Issue. Revocation2012

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of California - BerkeleyN/AUndergraduate1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Private GroupLaw and Regulations2010