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Jonathan D Cohn

Jonathan D Cohn

Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang
  • DUI & DWI, Criminal Law
  • New York
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Reviewed by Matthew J Simone June 14, 2019
Rating: 10 Justia Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
This lawyer was and is an effective advocate on each and every one of his cases because of his dedication to excellence and love for the law. I have known Jonathan for years, and can confidently say that any client would be extremely fortunate to have him as their attorney. Jonathan is not only intelligent, but most importantly, he is a highly skilled trial lawyer. In addition, he tirelessly defends the rights of his clients, working nights and weekends.
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Summary

Jonathan Cohn is a partner at Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang. His practice is focused on criminal defense -- with an emphasis on alcohol-related offenses. This includes litigating difficult DWI cases where the outcome is of the utmost importance for his clients. In addition, Jonathan Cohn routinely lectures throughout the State on DWI topics.

Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Criminal Law
Video Chat and Conferencing
  • FaceTime
  • Google Hangouts
  • Skype
  • Zoom
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang
- Current
Assistant District Attorney
Rensselaer County District Attorney's Office
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Law Clerk
Law Clerk to the Hon. Karen Drago at New York State Unified Court System -- Legal Fellows Program
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Education
Albany Law School
J.D. (2008)
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Honors: Cum Laude
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Lafayette College
B.A. (2004) | Government and Law
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Honors: Government and Law
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
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Professional Associations
New York State Bar Association
Chair of the Vehicle and Traffic Law Committee
Current
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National College for DUI Defense
Faculty Member
- Current
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National College for DUI Defense
State Delegate
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Speaking Engagements
The New Discovery Law - Practical Impact in Criminal Practice , Webinar for the New York State Bar Association , Albany, New York
New York State Bar Association
Cross Examination | Handling a DWI Case in NYS Review of New Criminal Discovery Legislation , NYSBA Bridging the Gap , New York City
New York State Bar
Cross Examination of a Witness | Key Skills in Handling a DWI Case in NYS , Bridging the Gap , Albany, New York
New York State Bar Association
Practical Problems in Everyday Practice , Handling a DWI Case in New York State -- The Nuts and Bolts , Long Island, New York
New York State Bar Association
Cross-Examination of the Arresting Officer a DWI Case , Tactics and Techniques in DWI Defense , Syracuse, New York
New York State Defenders Association
Criminal Law Update and Advising Clients Charged with DWI , NYSBA Bridging the Gap , New York City
New York State Bar Association
Cross-Examination of the Arresting Officer in a DWAI-Drug Case , 3rd Annual Master Class in DWI Defense: Drug Edition , Canandaigua, NY
National College for DUI Defense
DWI Update & Local Criminal Court Practice/Client Counseling , Bridging the Gap March 2019 , New York City
Effective Client Representation in Criminal and Vehicle and Traffic Matters , Bridging the Gap , New York City
New York State Bar Association
DWI Update & Local Criminal Court Practices , Bridging the Gap , New York City
New York State Bar
Crossing the DRE , Master Class in DWI Defense: Drug Edition , Canandaigua, NY
National College for DUI Defense
The Stuff You Have to Know: Practical Problems and Solutions , DWI on Trial - Big Apple XVIII , New York, New York
New York State Bar Association
Defense Theory in a DWI Case , DWI Trial Skills Program , Rochester, New York
Monroe County Public Defender’s Office and the New York State Defenders Association
Nuts & Bolts Dispositions -- Problems & Pitfalls , Master Class in DWI Trial Defense , Canandaigua, NY
New York State Defenders Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang
210 Great Oaks Blvd
Albany, NY 12203
Cell: (518) 779-5857
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