An Advocate Who Is On Your Side

You can depend on me to protect your freedom.

Client Testimonials

“Jill Cohen clearly knows the law very well. She is confident enough to take a matter to trial, if need be, along with negotiation skills needed to represent you along the way. Ms. Cohen has helped me with a few matters throughout the years, and always made me feel assured that my rights would not be violated and I would have a fair position.”

Elijah W.
“We used Jill Cohen for the first time this October. Great attorney, she helped my boyfriend immensely with his case. We will be calling her again without hesitation for anything we may need in the future. Very affordable as well.”

Marni E.
“I did not expect my case to go so well but Jill found a way to really help me, I’m very grateful I chose her as my attorney and definitely would again in the future if needed.”

Paige M.

“I made the right choice in hiring Jill Cohen Esq. to represent me. Not only is Jill Cohen a consummate attorney, she’s very professional, returns calls in a timely manner, but most importantly, gets the job done! Thanks to her my case was settled with a great outcome. I highly recommend her! I’m a happy and satisfied client!”
Jodi L.

Certified Criminal Defense Attorney

Don’t Face Criminal Charges Alone

As a criminal defense attorney, I have helped dozens of individuals mount successful defenses, achieve “not guilty” verdicts and challenge erroneous judgments. No matter what you’re facing, you can rely on my experience and knowledge to help you get the most favorable result.

Whether you are facing a DUI or a serious felony charge, you should never feel alone. At The Law Office of Jill R. Cohen, I will walk you through the entire process. I understand the stress that my clients are going through, and I make sure that they understand exactly what we’re going to do to get them through this difficult time.

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Over 30 Years Of Trial Experience

I focus my legal practice exclusively on criminal defense. As a former criminal prosecutor, I understand exactly what tactics the opposition will try to use and how to combat them. When necessary, I can bring in private investigators and other experts to help us.

With decades of experience on both sides of criminal cases, I know what it takes to get a favorable decision. I listen to your story and prepare extensively for every case.

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I Will Fight For You

I started my career as a criminal prosecutor. During that time, I saw firsthand the consequences an ill-prepared defense can have on someone’s life. In 2006, I opened the doors of my own firm to make a strong defense accessible to New Jersey’s citizens.

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Dedicated And Compassionate

Facing criminal charges can be a frightening and stressful experience. I provide my clients with a service they can depend on. The legal system can be difficult to navigate. I use my experience and knowledge to help you assert your rights and tip the scales back in your favor.

When you hire me, I will work on your case from preparation to trial. I emphasize clear communication and accessibility. When you have questions, I will get back to you on the same day.