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 additi...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Litigation, Criminal Defense
Frank handles discrimination cases based on age, race, gender, and sexual orientation.
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Education, Criminal Defense, Employment & Labor, Personal Injury
A civil rights attorney helps protect the personal rights granted to you by the government. When someone violates those rights, a civil rights attorney can help you make them stop these violations, or repay you for any damage they have done to you. Your civil rights are spelled out in federal and state constitutions and in discrimination laws. In fact, civil rights attorneys are sometimes called discrimination attorneys because they frequently handle cases involving a person being treated differently based on gender, age, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.