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James R. Cohen

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Mr. Cohen is BV® Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas

  • Negligence
  • Probate law
  • Estate law
  • Personal injury
  • Accidents
  • Automobile negligence
  • Motor vehicle accidents and injuries
  • Plaintiffs personal injury
  • Slip and fall
  • Probate
  • Ancillary probate
  • Probate administration
  • Probate litigation
  • Torts
  • Wills
  • Contested wills
  • Inheritance
  • Living wills
  • Real estate
  • Trusts
  • Healthcare proxy
  • Auto accidents

Admitted

  • New York, 1976
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1977
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1977

Education

  • Syracuse University, J.D., 1975
  • Ithaca College, B.A., 1972

Associations and memberships

  • Richmond County Bar Association
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Staten Island Trial Lawyers Association (President, 1995-1997)

Biographical details

  • Assistant Counsel, 1978-1981 and First Deputy Chief Counsel, 1981-1985, Departmental Disciplinary Committee, Appellate Division, Supreme Court, First Department

Simonson & Cohen, LLP, uniquely located in Great Kills on the South Shore, serves clients throughout Staten Island.