Larry Cohen

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Phoenix, Arizona

Cronus Law, PLLC
Larry Cohen
Cronus Law, PLLC

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice; view more

Licensed in Arizona since: 1985

Education: Northwestern University School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2024
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Cronus Law, PLLC

2999 N 44th St
Suite 520
Phoenix, AZ 85018 Visit website

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Larry Cohen works at Cronus Law, PLLC, in Phoenix, Arizona; he is certified by the State Bar of Arizona’s Board of Legal Specialization as an expert in injury and wrongful death litigation. With nearly four decades of experience, he has dedicated his practice to representing clients in complex medical injury and emotional damage cases, including those involving brain injuries. Mr. Cohen primarily serves individuals in the Phoenix area and its suburbs.

Apart from his legal practice, Mr. Cohen is a renowned speaker who addresses various audiences nationwide, including lawyers, professionals, government entities, insurance companies and risk managers. His speaking engagements cover topics such as litigation and trial practice, legal ethics, alternative dispute resolution, and the intersection of law with brain damage, medicine and psychology. 

Mr. Cohen’s contributions to continuing legal education have been recognized through awards from the Maricopa County Bar Association and the State Bar of New Mexico. He has also received the prestigious president's award from the State Bar of Arizona for his outstanding contributions to continuing legal education. Furthermore, he holds a “Very Good” rating on Avvo and is rated AV Preeminent* through Martindale-Hubbell.

In 1985, Mr. Cohen earned his Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University, and was admitted to practice law in Arizona the same year. Additionally, he possesses a master’s degree and a Ph.D. from Syracuse University, and he has completed a post-doctoral program in clinical neuropsychology. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mr. Cohen is a respected member of the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona State University, where he teaches courses on professional responsibility, professional liability and pretrial practice. He has also taught and conducted research at The University of Michigan Law School and the University of Illinois Chicago. Moreover, he has served on the adjunct faculties of the Arizona Summit Law School and Arizona State University.

Actively involved in many pro bono activities, Mr. Cohen is a member of the American Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. He further extends himself with memberships in the National Academy of Neuropsychology and the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff

Focus areas

Brain Injury, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 80% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20% Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff

First Admitted: 1985, Arizona

Professional Webpage: https://cronuslaw.com/larry-cohen/

Educational Background:
  • Fielding Institute; post-doctoral work in clinical pediatric neuropsychology
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, B.A., Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Honors: With Honors, Major: Political Science, 1971
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Ph.D., Major: Political Science, 1977
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, M.A., Major: Political Science, 1973
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Defense Research Institute
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology
  • American Board of Professional Neuropsychology, Public member of the Board of Directors; Consultant, 2002 - 2006
  • Psychological Injury and Law, Board of Editors, 2012 - Present
  • Journal of Forensic Neuropsychology, Board of Editors, 1998 - 2007
  • Arizona Psychological Association Foundation, Board of Directors, 2006 - 2015
  • Phoenix Human Relations Commission, 1990 - 1992
  • State Bar of Arizona Disciplinary Commission, Counsel, 1989 - 1991
  • Maricopa County Bar Association Maricopa Lawyer, Board of Editors, 1988 - 1990
  • United Way of Metropolitan Chicago – Social Service Delivery Program, Contract Research, 1976 - 1982
  • National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice – Disincentives to Criminal Behavior, Contract Research, 1976 - 1982
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development – Program Evaluation Models, Contract Research, 1976 - 1982  
  • Alzheimer’s Association, Desert Southwest Chapter, Medical Scientific Advisory Committee Member, 2004 - 2012
  • Cohen’s Counsel, Voice America (national radio legal talk/information program), 2010 - 2011
  • Meridian Point Rehabilitation Hospital Community Relations Board, Chairperson, 1989 - 1991
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Community Treatment Program, Board of Directors, 1987 - 1990
  • Friend of Psychologists, Arizona Psychological Association, 2008  
  • Friend of Psychologists, Arizona Psychological Association, 2015  
  • Friend of Psychologists, Arizona Psychological Association, 2014  
Honors/Awards:
  • Top 1% of Lawyers in the United States, 2015 - 2016
  • Southwest Super Lawyers, 2010 - 2016
  • Top 100 Arizona Trial Lawyers, 2013 - 2016
  • Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, 2011 - 2016
  • President’s Award, State Bar of Arizona
  • Excellence in CLE Teaching, State Bar of New Mexico, State Bar of Arizona, Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Volunteer Lawyer of the Month, Maricopa County Bar Association, December 2010, November 2012
  • Top Pro Bono Attorney in Arizona, 2013 - 2016  
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Adjunct Faculty Member, Norwich University  
  • Adjunct Faculty, Midwestern University
  • Adjunct Faculty, Argosy University
  • Adjunct Faculty, Arizona Summit School of Law
  • Lecturer, University of Illinois-Chicago
  • Lecturer, University Michigan School of Law
  • Center for Law, Science and Innovation, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, Advisory Board, 2010 - Present
  • Law and Policy Quarterly, Editor, 1977 - 1981
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Admitted to Practice in Arizona; in good standing, 1985
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1985
  • Arizona, 1985  
  • Maricopa County Bar
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, 1988 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Brain Injury Litigation Group, Executive Committee, 1995 - 1997
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel
  • State Bar of Arizona, Professional Responsibility Committee, 2014-present
  • State Bar of Arizona, CLE Committee, 2004-2014
  • State Bar of Arizona, Board of Legal Specialization, 2006-2014
  • State Bar of Arizona, Vice Chair, 2009-2014
  • Phoenix Association Defense Counsel, Board of Directors, 1988 - 1990
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, Committee Chairperson, 1988 - 1989
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • State Bar Board Certified Specialist, Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation, 1991

Office location for Larry Cohen

2999 N 44th St
Suite 520
Phoenix, AZ 85018

Phone: 480-467-3188

Selections

17 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2024

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