Gary M. Cohen

Gary M. Cohen

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Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Boca Raton, FL

Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen, PA
 | 925 S Federal Hwy, Suite 350
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Phone: 561-367-8666
Fax: 561-367-0297
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2018, 2020
Licensed Since: 1980
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
    Attorney Profile

    Gary M. Cohen has been practicing law in the State of Florida for 39 years and during that time has helped hundreds of victims of medical malpractice receive full compensation for the disastrous injuries that have occurred to them or their loved ones. Mr. Cohen has concentrated his practice almost exclusively in the area of medical malpractice for his entire career and is nationally recognized for his expertise in that area. Mr. Cohen's experience and dedication to his career has earned him a membership in the exclusive American Board of Trial Advocates, as well as the Presidency of the Broward County Trial Lawyers Association. He has also been selected to serve on one of the national committees of the American Association for Justice and has been asked to lecture across the United States on topics relating to medical malpractice litigation. Mr. Cohen has successfully resolved hundreds of multi-million dollar claims through settlement or trial for the benefit of his clients, and receives great satisfaction from knowing that the catastrophically injured can successfully fight the billion dollar insurance industry and medical industry to receive their just compensation. Mr. Cohen is licensed to practice law in all Florida State Courts and Federal Courts and has litigated cases in every part of the State of Florida, as well as nationwide. Mr. Cohen is also an Eagle member of the Florida Association for Justice, a statewide organization that ensures that the citizens of the State of Florida retain their rights to access to the courts despite the many attempts to restrict those rights by vested interests.Selected MembershipsThe Florida Bar- Admitted 1980 Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers Broward County Bar Association - Past PresidentBroward County Trial Lawyers Association- Board member - Officer South Palm Beach County Bar Association American Board of Trial Advocates AV Preeminent Rating Martindale-Hubbell Education Florida International University (B.A., 1977) Nova Law Center (J.D., 1980). Named one of Florida Trend Legal Elite, South Florida's Best Lawyers, South Florida's Top Lawyers and a member of the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, which is awarded to the top 1% of America's attorneys. In 2017 Mr. Cohen was named Miami Top Malpractice Lawyer. In 2016 Mr. Cohen was awarded The Florida Justice Association Eagle Legend Award. Also in 2018 Mr. Cohen was named as one of America's Top 100 Attorneys for a lifetime of legal achievement.

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    About Gary Cohen

    Admitted: 1980, Florida

    Professional Webpage: http://www.grossmanroth.com/our-team/gary-m-cohen/

    Honors/Awards:

    • This is a position voted upon by the Executive committee of Fellows, Distinguished Fellow of the Florida Justice Association, Florida Justice Association, 2018

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Florida Bar, 1980

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Elected as a Distinguished Fellow of The Florida Justice Association, 2018
    •  Past President Broward County Trial Lawyers AssociatonCurrent Board of Directors Broward County Trial Lawyer Association

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Adjunct Professor of Law, St. Thomas University, 2009
    • I was invited to speak at this group of distinguished fellow malpractice attorneys, defense attorneys, and insurance company representatives., Lecturer on Medical Malpractice at the annual convention of the Advanced Forum on Obstetrical Malpractice, American Conference Institute , 2019

    Verdicts/Settlements:

    • Multi milillion dollar settlement for the family of a young mother who bled to death after the delivery of her son., 2019
    • Gervato v. The University of Florida Board of Trustees: Jury Verdict in Gainsesville for $23,700,000 against the University of Florida. Medical Malpractice involved  a neuosurgical procedure that resulted in a massive brain hemhorrage and stroke to a 34 year old woman with devastating results to her and her family., 2010

    Representative Clients:

    • A young man with a benign brain tumor was allowed to suffocate post operatively leading to severe irreversible brain , 2019
    • Several settlements totaling $36 million dollars for victims of malpractice in 2018 alone., 2018

    Other Outstanding Achievements:

    • Chrytal Eagle Award for years of service to the Florida Justice Association, 2017

    Educational Background:

    • Nova Southeastern University Law Center, 1980
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    Office Location for Gary M. Cohen

    925 S Federal Hwy
    Suite 350
    Boca Raton, FL 33432

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    Last Updated: 12/20/2019

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