New York City Criminal Defense Attorney
New York City Criminal Defense Attorney

NYC Criminal Defense Attorney Held in High Regard by Judges

 "...Mr. Cohen's effort...in everything he has done before the Court, is A-Plus...[R]ecently, in another case...[before me], the result he achieved for his client...was quite impressive."

 

- Quote from the  United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, on May 22, 2017.

"...I was very specific about my warnings about what would happen to [your client] if he failed to appear... (b)ut after... defense counsel's earnest and thoughtful argument on behalf of his client, I have agreed... that I will impose the original sentence and not enhance his sentence because of his failure to appear... you have your lawyer to thank for it...."

- Quote from the New York State Supreme Court Judge, on December 9th, 2016.

"[T]he gentleman standing next to you is one of the best lawyers in the courthouse. He fights very, very hard for his clients, and if I were standing at the bar before a judge and I needed a lawyer, Mr. Cohen would be at the top of my list as one of the lawyers I would pick to represent me. More importantly, if either one of my two children were in a situation, if they were a defendant in a criminal case, Mr. Cohen will be at the top of my list to represent one of my two children."

- Quote from the , New York State Supreme Court Judge, on March 13, 2015.

"So I have very sophisticated counsel here and, Mr. Cohen, [your client] is very fortunate in having you as his attorney, and I hope he appreciates that."

- Quote from the , United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, on May 9, 2014.

"Excellent lawyering.... You have a very good lawyer, one of the best."

- Quote from the Honorable Bonnie Wittner, Justice of the New York State Supreme Court, on November 16, 2007.

"I do want to commend the Government and defense counsel for their superb work in this case. You both put in a lot of time and effort. You've both been guided by what I think is the only true goal or the only legitimate goal in criminal practice, which is the true pursuit of justice and the pursuit of the truth.... I am honored myself to have had both of you appear before me."

- Quote from the Honorable Dora L. Irizarry, United States District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York, on July 12, 2006.

"Thank you counsel, for your assistance.... That's the best answer I've ever heard on general deterrence."

- Quote from the Honorable Loretta Preska, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, on September 27, 2005.

"Mr. Cohen is a very able and very aggressive and a very sincere lawyer who dedicates himself completely to the affairs of his client."

- Quote from the  United States District Court Judge for the Southern District of New York, on August 16, 2005.

"I don't know of another lawyer who would have the imagination, the drive, the ability and the persuasiveness to put all of the information that you put before me in relationship to [defendant]. I want that on the record.... You've done an extraordinary job."

- Quote from the Honorable Alvin K. Hellerstein, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, on October 14, 2004.

"You make a fine bail application because you are a fine lawyer, Mr. Cohen."

- Quote from the , New York State Supreme Court Judge, on March 2, 2001.

Emergency Contact

 

We are available 24 hours to provide all necessary criminal defense services.

 

If you or someone you know has been arrested, please call/text Mr. Cohen on his emergency number 917-414-8585 or email mcohen@cfrlaw.net.

 

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Mark I. Cohen
New York City Criminal Defense Attorney

20 Vesey Street
Suite 1200

New York, NY 10007

 

Phone: (Hablamos Español)
212-732-0002
(Emergency/New Arrest only)
917-414-8585


E-mail:
mcohen@cfrlaw.net
 
Office Hours:
Monday through Saturday by appointment 212-732-0002
Emergency assistance 24 hours daily 917-414-8585

 

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