Law Office of Jill R. Cohen

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Law Office of Jill R. Cohen

No matter the severity of the charges you are facing, you can rely on certified criminal defense attorney Jill Cohen's experience, knowledge, and tenacity to get you the most favorable results in your case.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

Law Office of Jill R. Cohen

Law Office of Jill R. Cohen

Open for Business
Offers Video Calls

No matter the severity of the charges you are facing, you can rely on certified criminal defense attorney Jill Cohen's experience, knowledge, and tenacity to get you the most favorable results in your case.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

Firm Overview

Jill Cohen, Esq. is easily one of the most recognizable names throughout South Jersey in the criminal defense field. With over 30 years of experience, she's proven to be one of the most successful, fearless, and tenacious lawyers. Not only has she earned an impressive reputation amongst judges, prosecutors, and legal colleagues at the Municipal, Superior, and Supreme Court level but also with her clients. Colleagues and former clients regularly refer Ms. Cohen some of the most challenging cases involving the most serious charges. With many years of favorable results as a criminal defense attorney in countless cases, there's no question why Ms. Cohen is consistently at the top of her field.

With a busy and successful private practice, Ms. Cohen still manages to offer a constant open line of communication with her clients. Her experienced and knowledgeable legal staff work meticulously to ensure each individual case is handled with precision and confidentiality. Our client's

In addition to Ms. Cohen's private practice, she currently works with the Deputy Public Defenders in Atlantic County, Camden County, Gloucester County and Burlington County. Through this work, Ms. Cohen defends clients accused of homicides, sexual assaults, murder-for-hire, gang violence, armed robberies, sex crimes, fraud and lead drug trafficking networks, as well as other significant matters.


Main Office

Main Office
210 Haddon Avenue
Haddon Twp., NJ 08108

Phone

(856) 858-1500

Fax

(856) 858-1511

Fees
Office Information
Office Hours

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Office Manager

Rebecca Shugars

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Criminal Defense

DUI and DWI

Traffic Tickets

Law Office of Jill R. Cohen
Jill Cohen

Ms. Cohen made her start in the legal field by graduating with high honors in the top 10 percent of her class in 1981 from Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware. She was chosen to join the prestigious law review for the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Following law school, Ms. Cohen was chosen to clerk for the Hon. George J. Ivins, who was in charge of the homicide program in the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia. She then accepted an appointment to the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office under the Honorable Edward G. Rendell, as an assistant Philadelphia district attorney.

A number of years later, with a strong foundation of criminal prosecution beneath her belt, Ms. Cohen moved to South Jersey and was appointed assistant prosecutor in the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office under the Hon. Lee Solomon. As a criminal prosecutor, Ms. Cohen has litigated complex motions for the state, was an acting Camden City municipal prosecutor, and indicted over 800 cases before the Camden County Grand Jury. With a background as diverse as Ms.. Cohen's, you won't find another criminal defense lawyer with the experience, diversity, and creative strategy that Jill Cohen, Esq. brings to her cases.

Law Office of Jill R. Cohen
Jill Cohen

Ms. Cohen made her start in the legal field by graduating with high honors in the top 10 percent of her class in 1981 from Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware. She was chosen to join the prestigious law review for the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Following law school, Ms. Cohen was chosen to clerk for the Hon. George J. Ivins, who was in charge of the homicide program in the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia. She then accepted an appointment to the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office under the Honorable Edward G. Rendell, as an assistant Philadelphia district attorney.

A number of years later, with a strong foundation of criminal prosecution beneath her belt, Ms. Cohen moved to South Jersey and was appointed assistant prosecutor in the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office under the Hon. Lee Solomon. As a criminal prosecutor, Ms. Cohen has litigated complex motions for the state, was an acting Camden City municipal prosecutor, and indicted over 800 cases before the Camden County Grand Jury. With a background as diverse as Ms.. Cohen's, you won't find another criminal defense lawyer with the experience, diversity, and creative strategy that Jill Cohen, Esq. brings to her cases.

Firm Overview

Jill Cohen, Esq. is easily one of the most recognizable names throughout South Jersey in the criminal defense field. With over 30 years of experience, she's proven to be one of the most successful, fearless, and tenacious lawyers. Not only has she earned an impressive reputation amongst judges, prosecutors, and legal colleagues at the Municipal, Superior, and Supreme Court level but also with her clients. Colleagues and former clients regularly refer Ms. Cohen some of the most challenging cases involving the most serious charges. With many years of favorable results as a criminal defense attorney in countless cases, there's no question why Ms. Cohen is consistently at the top of her field.

With a busy and successful private practice, Ms. Cohen still manages to offer a constant open line of communication with her clients. Her experienced and knowledgeable legal staff work meticulously to ensure each individual case is handled with precision and confidentiality. Our client's

In addition to Ms. Cohen's private practice, she currently works with the Deputy Public Defenders in Atlantic County, Camden County, Gloucester County and Burlington County. Through this work, Ms. Cohen defends clients accused of homicides, sexual assaults, murder-for-hire, gang violence, armed robberies, sex crimes, fraud and lead drug trafficking networks, as well as other significant matters.


Main Office

Main Office
210 Haddon Avenue
Haddon Twp., NJ 08108

Phone

(856) 858-1500

Fax

(856) 858-1511

Fees
Office Information
Office Hours

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Office Manager

Rebecca Shugars

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Criminal Defense

DUI and DWI

Traffic Tickets

Law Office of Jill R. Cohen
Jill Cohen

Ms. Cohen made her start in the legal field by graduating with high honors in the top 10 percent of her class in 1981 from Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware. She was chosen to join the prestigious law review for the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Following law school, Ms. Cohen was chosen to clerk for the Hon. George J. Ivins, who was in charge of the homicide program in the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia. She then accepted an appointment to the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office under the Honorable Edward G. Rendell, as an assistant Philadelphia district attorney.

A number of years later, with a strong foundation of criminal prosecution beneath her belt, Ms. Cohen moved to South Jersey and was appointed assistant prosecutor in the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office under the Hon. Lee Solomon. As a criminal prosecutor, Ms. Cohen has litigated complex motions for the state, was an acting Camden City municipal prosecutor, and indicted over 800 cases before the Camden County Grand Jury. With a background as diverse as Ms.. Cohen's, you won't find another criminal defense lawyer with the experience, diversity, and creative strategy that Jill Cohen, Esq. brings to her cases.

Law Office of Jill R. Cohen
Jill Cohen

Ms. Cohen made her start in the legal field by graduating with high honors in the top 10 percent of her class in 1981 from Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware. She was chosen to join the prestigious law review for the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Following law school, Ms. Cohen was chosen to clerk for the Hon. George J. Ivins, who was in charge of the homicide program in the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia. She then accepted an appointment to the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office under the Honorable Edward G. Rendell, as an assistant Philadelphia district attorney.

A number of years later, with a strong foundation of criminal prosecution beneath her belt, Ms. Cohen moved to South Jersey and was appointed assistant prosecutor in the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office under the Hon. Lee Solomon. As a criminal prosecutor, Ms. Cohen has litigated complex motions for the state, was an acting Camden City municipal prosecutor, and indicted over 800 cases before the Camden County Grand Jury. With a background as diverse as Ms.. Cohen's, you won't find another criminal defense lawyer with the experience, diversity, and creative strategy that Jill Cohen, Esq. brings to her cases.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.