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Workers' Compensation Attorney Steve Cohen Esq.

Steven Cohen, Esq., a resident of Hillsdale, N.J. is Chairman of the Workers’ Compensation Section of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon P.C. Steven Cohen completed his undergraduate studies with a major in Finance and a minor in Political Science from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Steven was admitted to practice law in New Jersey in 1992 and in New York in 1993, after graduating law school Cum Laude from Pace University School of Law in May of 1992.

After admission to the New York and New Jersey bars, Steven Cohen began working for a small plaintiff’s personal injury firm. Soon thereafter, he began to specialize his practice in the area of workers’ compensation matters. Since 1997, Steve Cohen has focused his practice almost exclusively on workers’ compensation matters on behalf of both injured employees and employers. Steven Cohen’s experience having handled both defense and plaintiff’s work enables him to offer a unique perspective to virtually every matter. At the present time, Steven only represents injured workers in Workers’ Compensation actions.

Steven Cohen is a member of the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ). He has served as a Co-Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Section of NJAJ since 2005. Steven has Co-Chaired countless seminars for NJAJ in the areas of workers’ compensation in that time. Most recently, in 2014, he spoke at the annual Boardwalk Convention on “Presenting and Proving a Second Injury Fund Case: Issues Regarding Social Security Offsets”. In 2013, Steven presented at the Meadowlands Seminar for NJAJ on “Case Law Update: Significant Trial and Appellate Division Decisions for 2013″.

Steven is also a member of the New Jersey Bar Association. Steven serves on the Executive Committee for the Workers’ Compensation Section of the New Jersey Bar Association and was recently appointed Secretary for that organization. Steven also serves as Vice President of the New Jersey Advisory Council on Safety and Health.

Education:

  • Pace University School of Law, White Plains, New York, May, 1992
  • Honors: Cum Laude
  • The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia
  • Major: Finance
  • Minor: Political Science

Classes/Seminars Taught:

  • Co-Chair, “Handling a Workers’ Compensation Case”, American Association for Justice, 2004
  • Co-Chair, “Workers’ Compensation”, New Jersey Association for Justice, November 2013
  • Lecturer, Case Law Update: Significant Trial and Appellate Division Decisions for 2013, New Jersey Association for Justice, November 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • New Jersey Association for Justice, Member
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Member
  • Bergen County Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section, Executive Committee
  • New Jersey Advisory Council, Safety and Health, Vice President
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