Jeffrey J. Cohen



For over twenty five years, Jeffrey J. Cohen has represented physicians and hospitals in complex medical malpractice litigation. As a partner at Amabile & Erman, P.C., Mr. Cohen has earned a reputation as a litigator who is detail oriented, with the ability to simplify complex medical issues and effectively communicate them to a jury. His intense preparation and courtroom experience forges a relationship of trust with his clients and has produced outstanding trial results. For the last 10 years, Mr. Cohen joined Amabile & Erman, P.C., in 1982 as an associate attorney and was named partner in December of 1987. Mr. Cohen has been selected by his peers, continuously, from 2008 until 2017 for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America and also selected for inclusion in New York Super Lawyers. Mr. Cohen is a member of the New York Medical Defense Bar Association, Defense Association of New York, New York State Bar Association, Brooklyn Bar Association and the Richmond County Bar Association. Mr. Cohen received a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the American University in 1973 and a Juris Doctor Degree from St. John’s Law School in 1976.