South Jersey Criminal Defense
Certified Criminal Trial Attorney Fighting for Your Rights, Your Freedom & Your Future

Westmont Criminal Defense Attorney

Aggressively Representing the Criminally Accused in Camden County

All criminal charges – from minor petty crimes like shoplifting to serious offenses like murder – carry severe and potentially life-changing consequences. No one understands this better than our Westmont criminal defense attorney at The Law Office of Jill R. Cohen.

With more than 30 years of legal experience, Attorney Jill Cohen handles all types of criminal cases in Camden County and throughout South Jersey. Established in 2006, our firm has been proudly serving the community for well over a decade. Equipped with the resources, tools, and skills needed to achieve positive results, we fight tirelessly to protect your rights. If you need a criminal defense lawyer you can count on, you have come to the right place – we look forward to hearing your story and assisting with your case.

As a former prosecutor herself, Ms. Cohen is extremely familiar with how New Jersey prosecutors investigate crimes, how they handle negotiations, and what to expect in the many situations that are part of the criminal justice system. Attorney Cohen is also a Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer by the New Jersey Supreme Court, which illustrates the depth of her experience and her commitment to the practice of criminal law.

Whether your case is heard in the municipal court or by a grand jury, our Westmont criminal defense lawyer is there for you every step of the way. Don’t let fines, jail time, license suspension, or other related penalties get in the way of your life and livelihood. Contact The Law Office of Jill R. Cohen today for your free consultation.

Top Notch 
Legal Representation

Providing the Highest Quality Defense to the Accused

Client Reviews

Get to Know Attorney Jill R. Cohen Through the Eyes of Her Clients
  • “Jill is confident enough to take a matter to trial, if need be, along with negotiation skills needed to represent you along the way”

    - Elijah
  • “I would highly recommend Jill Cohen to any person needing representation.”

    - Joe
  • “Her experience as a Camden County Prosecutor and knowledge of the legal system is unmatched.”

    - Kenyon

Recent Case Results

Fighting Zealously for Favorable Results

At The Law Office of Jill R. Cohen, we firmly believe that every single person is entitled to the highest-quality defense from an experienced attorney who is laser-focused on protecting their rights. With more than three decades of experience standing up for the criminally accused, Attorney Jill Cohen does whatever it takes to keep her clients out of prison and to help them return to their lives as quickly as possible. In fact, a large portion of our practice involves pre-trial work, including gaining dismissals of indictments due to police misconduct and violations of our clients’ constitutional rights.

Our firm is extremely familiar with all courts in the criminal justice system – we know Supreme Court, Superior Court, and Municipal Court practices from front to back. We also know the many alternatives available instead of trials and convictions, including pre-trial intervention (PTI), conditional discharge and drug court.

Attorney Jill Cohen travels extensively throughout New Jersey, defending criminal charges, disorderly persons offenses, and traffic violations in Camden County and beyond. If you or a loved one is facing a serious legal battle, you can count on our Westmont criminal defense lawyer to leave no stone unturned as we build a defense strategy tailored to your unique case.

  • Aggravated Assault Not Guilty
  • Aggravated Manslaughter Appeal Granted
  • Aggravated Sexual Assault Dismissed
  • First Degree Aggravated Sexual Not Guilty
  • Restraining Orders Dismissed
  • Sexual Assault Dismissed
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Put Experience on Your Side

 Attorney Jill R. Cohen Has Tried Over 200 Jury Trials
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    Jill R. Cohen
    With over 15 years of experience as a New Jersey prosecutor, Attorney Jill R. Cohen knows criminal cases from the inside out and is familiar with both sides of the courtroom. Armed with this wealth of experience, she fights hard to defend clients charged with all kinds of crimes in Westmont and throughout Camden County. Eager to represent the wrongfully accused and protect clients from and overzealous judicial system, Attorney Jill Cohen left her role as a prosecutor to found The Law Office of ...
    • New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Attorney
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