Michael Kohan

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Manhasset, NY

Kohan Law Group, PC
 | 1180 Northern Blvd, Suite 201
Manhasset, NY 11030-3018
Phone: 516-684-9891
Selected to Rising Stars: 2015 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2009
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • General Litigation (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Estate & Trust Litigation (10%),
  • Family Law (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Michael Kohan is the principal attorney at the Kohan Law Group, P.C., representing those in New York in matters of civil litigation, personal injury, matrimonial and family law, business and real estate law, debt settlement, estate planning, elder law, guardianships, immigration and medical malpractice. With almost a decade of experience, he is skilled and highly qualified to take on these legal issues.

His practice extends to those in New York City, Long Island, Nassau County and Suffolk County, and he is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, New York and California, and before the New Jersey Federal District Court, the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of New York and the Federal District Court for the Southern District of New York. Previously, he used his skills to aid Gov. Cuomo in a pro bono effort for inmates that submitted clemency requests to the governor.

A true educator, Mr. Kohan has taught real estate litigation to the Queens County Bar Association and has been appointed by the Nassau County Bar Association as an arbitrator. He studied at Queens College, earning a Bachelor of Arts in political science with a minor in history and psychology and graduating magna cum laude. At Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, he then earned his Juris Doctor, and was a statewide trial team champion for the Trial Lawyer’s Section of the New York State Bar Association.

Mr. Kohan has been featured in the New York Law Journal for his work as the NYC Legal Referral Network’s co-founder. With the unique ability to pinpoint the primary issues in any case, Mr. Kohan uses his skills gained through his work with both transactional and litigation matters.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (50%): Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Toxic Mold, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

General Litigation (10%): Litigation, Small Claims

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (10%): Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent

Estate & Trust Litigation (10%): Will Contests

Family Law (10%): Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Civil Litigation (10%)

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Toxic Mold, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

General Litigation: Litigation, Small Claims

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent

Estate & Trust Litigation: Will Contests

Family Law: Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2015 - 2017

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About Michael Kohan

Admitted: 2009, New York

Professional Webpage: http://kohanlawgroup.com/lawyer/Our-Team_cp10104.htm

Honors and Awards:

  • "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers
  • New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyer's Section Statewide Trial Team Champion, Hofstra University School of Law
  • Dean's List every semester, Queens College

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Mediator

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Iranian-American Bar Association NY Chapter, Board of Directors, 2015-Present, 2017
  • Brandeis Association, Financial Secretary & Member of Executive Board of Directors, 2015-Present, 2017
  • NYC Legal Referral Network (NYC LRN), Co-Founder, 2015-Present
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Arbitrator
  • New Jersey Federal District Court
  • U.S. Federal District Courts of the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Federal District Courts of the Eastern District of New York
  • New Jersey
  • New York

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Woodside on the Move Housing Clinic – Pro Bono Attorney, 2015-Present, 2017
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Pro Bono Committee, Member

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Landlord & Tenant Update 2016: AirBnb & Other Short Term Rentals, Landlord Liability, Remedies for Unlawful Short Term Rentals, Injunctions and Evictions, Benefits and Detriments of Each, Panelist, Attorney, Queens County Bar Association, 2016
  • Landlord & Tenant Update 2015: Nuts and Bolts of Landlord-Tenant Law, Panelist, Attorney, Queens County Bar Association, 2015

Educational Background:

  • Queens College-CUNY, Flushing, New York Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, in Political Science, Minors in Psychology and History, June 2005 GPA: 3.75/4.0, Rank: Top 25%
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Office Location for Michael Kohan

1180 Northern Blvd
Suite 201
Manhasset, NY 11030-3018

Phone: 516-684-9891

 

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Last Updated: 5/26/2017

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