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Joshua C. Cohan

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Saltz Mongeluzzi & Bendesky P.C.
1650 Market St, 52nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-575-3994
Fax: 215-496-0999
Selected to Rising Stars: 2019 - 2022
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 2013
Practice Areas: Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff, Civil Rights
Attorney Profile

Attorney Joshua C. Cohan is an associate with Saltz Mongeluzzi & Bendesky P.C. law firm, which has law offices in Philadelphia, Media and Horsham, Pennsylvania, as well as Marlton, New Jersey. Working primarily out of the firm's Philadelphia location, Mr. Cohan provides unmatched representation and support to clients throughout his region who have suffered serious injury or loss as a result of someone else's negligence.

Over the course of his legal career, Mr. Cohan has successfully handled a number of mass torts and class actions on behalf of innocent accident victims adversely affected by toxic environmental exposure as well as through the use of defective and dangerous pharmaceutical drugs, medical devices and other products. 

In addition, Mr. Cohan has represented former professional football players in NFL concussion litigation, and he is currently serving as counsel in the ongoing PFAS water contamination litigation. He has also achieved remarkable success handling other personal injury and medical malpractice claims for his clients along with premises liability and product liability claims. 

From his efforts, Mr. Cohan has recovered substantial compensation for his plaintiff clients, and he has gained a reputation for his fierce advocacy and unmitigated commitment to those he serves. Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, he has earned a Top 40 Under 40 designation from The National Trial Lawyers and recognition from Best Lawyers as one of the Best Mass Tort Lawyers in Pennsylvania along with many other top rankings and endorsements from his peers. 

A 2010 magna cum laude graduate of George Washington University with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Mr. Cohan attended Villanova University School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2013. While there, he was a National Quarter Finalist in the 2012 National Entertainment Law Moot Court Competition as well as in the 52nd annual Honorable Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition, and he received honors for his excellent achievements in oral advocacy and competition briefs.

Mr. Cohan regularly contributes to The Legal Intelligencer and the Pennsylvania Causes of Action, and he has helped author the Library of Pennsylvania Personal Injury Forms, 5th Edition. He is an active member of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice, among his other professional affiliations, and he holds his license to practice in New Jersey as well as Pennsylvania.

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Practice Areas
  • 30%Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
  • 40%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
  • 10%Civil Rights
Focus Areas

Class Actions, Asbestos, Toxic Torts, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical

Selections

4 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2019 - 2022

About Joshua C. Cohan

First Admitted: 2013, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://www.smbb.com/attorney/joshua-c-cohan/

Honors/Awards

  • Super Lawyers, 2019, 2020, Named Pennsylvania Rising Stars
  • Civil Plaintiff attorneys in Pennsylvania, Selected by the National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 40 Under 40
  • National Quarter Finalist in the 2012 National Entertainment Law Moot Court Competition, The Villanova University School of Law
  • Best Lawyers, 2019, 2020, Named one of the best Mass Tort Lawyers in Pennsylvania
  • Quarterfinalist in the 52nd annual Honorable Theodore L. Reimel Moot Court Competition, The Villanova University School of Law

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • American Association for Justice
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Future Leaders Committee

Educational Background

  • The George Washington University, BA, magna cum laude
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Office Location for Joshua C. Cohan

1650 Market St
52nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-575-3994

Fax: 215-496-0999

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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