Bradford M. Cohen


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1132 SE 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Phone: (954) 523-7774
Fax: (954) 523-2656
Email: bmc@floridajusticefirm.com

Bradford Cohen is a skilled trial lawyer with twenty years of litigation experience representing individuals and corporations in a vast array of legal matters. Mr. Cohen graduated from Western New England College in 1993 with a B.S.B.A. in marketing and finance. He then attended law school at Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center and earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 1997.

He began his legal career in the public sector before moving to a major commercial litigation firm where he headed the trial division and specialized in complex commercial litigation and banking regulations, as well as contract formation and negotiation. After several years of practicing at a large firm, he opened his own private practice, specializing in criminal defense and contractual work, where he represented numerous major organizations, musicians, athletes, and other celebrities. Throughout his career, Mr. Cohen has been praised for his business acumen and awareness as he has cultivated and sold over twenty-five businesses.

Based on his expertise and extensive experience in both federal and state courts, Mr. Cohen is highly sought after for his legal commentary on high-profile cases and has been showcased on CNBC, NBC, The Dan Abrams Show, Nancy Grace, Fox News, CNN, and Celebrity Justice.

Areas of Practice

Mr. Cohen focuses his practice in the following areas:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Business Law
  • Contractual Formation, Negotiation, and Dispute
  • Diminution of Value and Loss of Value Claims
  • Foreclosures
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Auto Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Products Liability and Defective Products

Education

Western New England College, 1993, B.S.B.A. Marketing and Finance
Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, Juris Doctorate 1997

Admissions

Florida Bar
New York Bar
District of Columbia Bar
United States District Court, District of Puerto Rico
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
Supreme Court of Florida
United States Tax Court
11th Circuit Court of Appeals

Associations and Memberships

Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
American Immigration Lawyers Association

Awards

American Juris Prudence Award for Criminal Justice
“Super Lawyer Rising Star” 2009
Nominated for “Best Lawyers in America” 2008 and 2009
Hat Trick Award – 3 Not Guilty verdicts in a row
Nation’s Top 1%, National Association of Distinguished Counsel 2015
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys 2016

Media Appearances

Mr. Cohen most recently commented on nationally recognized Ferguson, MO riots stemming from law enforcement officer Darren Wilson’s fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, as well as the George Zimmerman and Casey Anthony Trials.

  • CNBC
  • NBC
  • CNN
  • Fox News
  • Nancy Grace
  • The Dan Abrams Show
  • Celebrity Justice