Donald C. Cofsky

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Haddonfield, NJ

Cofsky & Zeidman, LLC
 | 209 Haddon Avenue, Haddonfield, NJ 08033
Phone: 856-429-5005
Fax: 856-429-6328
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1974
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (70%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Real Estate: Consumer (10%)


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Attorney Profile

Donald C. Cofsky is an attorney at Cofsky & Zeidman in Haddonfield, New Jersey. Mr. Cofsky practices in many different areas of law, including adoption and assisted reproduction law, business law, commercial law, estate planning, plaintiff’s personal injury, real estate law, zoning and planning law and more. He serves clients in Haddonfield, Philadelphia and Woodbury as well as throughout southern New Jersey.

Licensed to practice law since 1974, Mr. Cofsky has several decades of experience and has litigated at both the trial and appellate levels. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Mr. Cofsky has received credits for his accomplishments, including a rating of AV Preeminent* from the peer review organization Martindale-Hubbell. He has been recognized by publications such as South Jersey Magazine and was honored as an “Angel in Adoption” by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute in 2005.

After obtaining a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Cofsky earned his law degree and a Master of Law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law. He is also a certified civil trial attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Mr. Cofsky belongs to many professional organizations, including the Camden County Bar Association, the Philadelphia Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He is a fellow in the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys and the American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys.

*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 Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (70%): Adoption

Personal Injury - General (20%)

Real Estate (10%)

Focus Areas



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Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019

Certificates and Credentials

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About Donald Cofsky

Admitted: 1974, New Jersey

Professional Webpage:


  • SAKA Award (Strengthening Adoption through Knowledge and Action), Academy’s 25th anniversary conference
  • Top Attorney, published  SJ Magazine
  • Awesome Attorney,  published  South Jersey Magazine
  • New Jersey Super Lawyer, published Law & Politics
  • A and V ratings, Martindale-Hubbell,

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified, Supreme Court of New Jersey, Civil Trial Attorney

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1979
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1976
  • Pennsylvania, 1973
  • New Jersey, 1974
  • American Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Former Chairman, Law Day Committee
  • Camden County Bar Association, Law Day, Public Relations, Civil Practice and Bench Bar Committees
  • American Association for Justice and New Jersey Association for Justice
  • Camden County Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New Jersey Academy of Adoption Attorneys, Charter Member
  • American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys, Charter Member
  • American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, Fellow and Immediate Past President

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • AOC on legal issues involving assisted reproduction law, New Jersey, 2014 Family Division Education Conference
  • ICLE on ethics relating to the practice of adoption and assisted reproductive technology law

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Board of Trustees of the Family Formation Charitable Trust of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, Elected, 2015

Educational Background:

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, LL.M. , 1978
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, B.S, 1968

Industry Groups

  • Adoption And Assisted Reproduction Law
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Office Location for Donald C. Cofsky

209 Haddon Avenue
Haddonfield, NJ 08033

Phone: 856-429-5005

Fax: 856-429-6328

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Last Updated: 10/10/2018

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