Atlantic County Criminal Defense
Don’t take chances. When your freedom is at stake, choosing the right criminal defense attorney can be extremely important.
When your freedom and reputation are at stake, you need an aggressive, knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer who won’t stop fighting for you. Criminal defense attorney Jill R. Cohen has dedicated herself to practicing criminal law in New Jersey and Atlantic county for more than 35 years and provides a comprehensive defense to those accused of felony crimes, misdemeanors and serious traffic violations.
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It is important that you act quickly when you have been accused of a crime because what you say or do can be used against you in court. Call Jill Cohen today for a free consultation about your charges.
Unfortunately, with its tourism and nightlife, Atlantic County has its fair share of crime. If you have been charged with a criminal offense, you need an experienced, local attorney that you can trust to protect your rights and your future by fighting the allegations against you.
There are twenty two municipal court locations in Atlantic County. Jill Cohen has been representing clients in the Atlantic County Municipal courts for over thirty five years. To find directions or additional information about these courts, please visit the website.
When choosing a lawyer, years of experience, past case results and reputation are all important factors for you to consider before making a decision. Ms. Cohen’s vast experience as both a prosecutor and a defense attorney differentiates her from other criminal lawyers, but her recognition from the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Criminal Trial Attorney is what truly sets her apart. Jill R. Cohen is one of fewer than 250 lawyers in New Jersey who is a certified trial attorney.
Criminal Defense Lawyer Jill Cohen Will Fight on your Behalf. She will work tirelessly to defend you against your charges in an effort to get your case dismissed or downgraded whenever possible. Contact the Law Office of Jill R. Cohen today for a free consultation about your criminal charges.
As an assistant prosecutor Ms. Cohen litigated complex motions for the State, was an acting Camden City Municipal Prosecutor, and indicted over 800 cases before the Camden County Grand Jury. Ms. Cohen handled hundreds of indictable/felony and juvenile cases and tried numerous jury trials, in areas such as drug possession and distribution, school zone violations, domestic violence, aggravated assault, fraud, burglary, robbery, child sexual assault, child physical abuse, homicides, attempted murder and other crimes of magnitude.
With over 30 years in the criminal justice system, Ms. Cohen has developed a great working relationship with members of the local justice system. Ms. Cohen uses her vast experience to get her clients the best possible results.
Ms. Cohen leaves no stones unturned when she builds aggressive defense strategies designed to obtain the best possible outcome for her clients.
The New Jersey Supreme Court’s Attorney Certification Program is designed to help the public make sound and informed choices when deciding to hire an attorney. While there are over 60,000 practicing attorneys in the state of New Jersey, fewer than 250 New Jersey lawyers have been recognized by the NJ Supreme Court as Certified Criminal Trial Attorneys. Camden County criminal lawyer Jill Cohen has been recognized as an NJ Supreme Court Certified Criminal Trial Attorney every year since 2008. To become a Certified Criminal Trial Attorney, Ms. Cohen received recommendations from her peers and judges throughout South Jersey.
Regardless of the incidents that led up to your arrest, every resident of New Jersey has the constitutional right to a fair trial. If you have been arrested or are being investigated, you need sound legal advice. Contact me today.