About Us

WHO WE ARE?


Cohen Law Firm, PLLC is a multi-focused law firm serving individuals and businesses with a unique focus on work with dentists and dental specialists including General Dentists, Orthodontists, Periodontists, Endodontists, Pediatric Dentists, Prosthodontists, and Oral Surgeons.

We are privileged to serve the legal needs of local, regional, national dentists and specialists, as well as entrepreneurs and business owners. We provide personalized services to every client and serve their diverse needs, whether in purchasing or selling their practice, bringing in an associate, becoming an associate, incorporating their business, purchasing or selling a building, or leasing a building.

We listen intently to our clients and educate them about the legal process, ensuring that every client feels like their legal matter is the most important matter at hand before us, rather than simply just another legal matter. It is our goal to ensure that our clients’ needs are met from the initial consultation to completion of their matter.

It is also our goal to be conscious of clients’ fees and try to contain them through a flat fee system. We take a proactive philosophical approach to our clients’ needs. We do not merely react to them, we anticipate them. Because we work diligently to understand each client’s business, industry and unique circumstances,we are more prepared to protect their interests. Because we are committed to frequent communication and ready accessibility, we can obtain client input quickly and move forward in an expeditious manner.

The Managing Partner

Area of Focus

Corporate, Dental Practice Purchase and Sale, General Business Transactions, Labor and Employment, Media and Entertainment, Sports, Negotiations.

David Cohen has extensive experience in representing individuals, mid-size corporations and small-size corporations in partnership and limited liability company law. He regularly counsels clients ranging from start-up ventures to large companies to nonprofit/charitable tax exempt organizations and professional corporations.

Mr. Cohen also has expertise in contract negotiation, review and construction. He also takes a proactive approach for clients by regularly constructing Non-Disclosure Agreements, Confidentiality Agreements and Non-Compete Agreements.

Mr. Cohen’s experience extends to the labor and employment realm, where he consistently advises employers about their relationships with their employees and independent contractors, as well as creates legally binding agreements documenting the details of those relationships.

Liam Krahe


Area of Focus

Real Estate, Corporate, Financing, Tax, General Business Transactions, and General Contract Review and Negotiation

Liam Krahe has extensive experience representing clients in complex real estate and corporate transactions. He regularly advises clients on commercial lease transactions, including lease negotiation and workouts, and in the acquisition, disposition, and financing of real estate. He also advises clients on matters related to joint venture formation and structuring and the real estate components of corporate mergers, acquisitions, and dissolutions.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Liam served as in-house counsel for a national real estate development and investment firm and as an attorney at a national law firm based in Miami, Florida, where he represented national and international developers, lenders, owners, and tenants in all aspects of real estate and corporate matters.

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law, LL.M. – Real Property Development
  • Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D.
  • Duquesne University, B.A.
Bar and Court Admissions

  • State of Florida
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

Zoha Aseem


Area of Focus

Corporate; commercial transactions; contract drafting and negotiations; regulatory compliance

Zoha Aseem is experienced in corporate commercial transactions and regularly advises clients with acquisitions and joint ventures. She assists clients with company formation, corporate structuring, and corporate governance matters. Zoha also has expertise in contract drafting, review, and negotiation.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Zoha was representing multinational corporate clients and advising on international transactions and operations. She also served as in-house counsel for an international retailer and managed contractual matters.

Education

  • Cardiff University (Bachelor of Laws)
Bar and Court Admissions

  • New York State Bar

Yvonne Love


Area of Focus

Corporate, General Business Transactions, Labor and Employment, Real Estate and General Contract Review and Negotiation.

Yvonne Love has extensive experience representing clients in partnership, limited liability company law and corporate law. She regularly advises clients in planning, negotiating, and documenting business organizations, mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Ms. Love represented and advised individuals and entities in a range of areas, including commercial and real estate litigation, commercial transactions, employment law, and tort matters. Ms. Love’s clients ranged from small entrepreneurs to large institutions who manage and operate nursing homes, restaurants, manufacturing companies, distributors, professional service companies, multi-family housing and other industry sectors.

Ms. Love’s experience extends to matters arising out of the purchase and sale of businesses, partnership and corporate dissolution actions, commercial lease disputes, and cases involving employment agreements and enforcement of non-compete clauses.

Education

  • University of Arizona, B.A.
  • University of Phoenix, M.A.
  • University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, J. D.
Bar and Court Admissions

  • State of Arizona
  • State of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Arizona
  • Ninth Circuit

Armond Faris


Area of Focus

Corporate, General Business Transactions, Labor and Employment, Antirust, Compliance, Contract Drafting, ADR

Armond represents clients in a variety of transactional matters including mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, shareholder agreements, employment agreements, corporate governance, finance, succession planning and other commercial contracts. He has represented both sellers and buyers in varied business mergers and acquisitions. Armond has extensive experience drafting and negotiating contracts.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Armond represented individuals and corporations in complex commercial litigation. His focuses centered on business disputes, class actions, consumer fraud, unfair and deceptive trade practices, antitrust law, legal malpractice, and appeals.

 

Education

  • University of Washington, B.A.
  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D.
Bar and Court Admissions

  • New York State Bar
  • New Jersey State Bar

Ashley Wedding


Area of Focus

Corporate, General Business Transactions, Labor and Employment, Real Estate.

Ashley Wedding represents clients in both business and real estate transactional matters. Her experience includes the formation of business entities, corporate governance, business structuring, the purchase and sale of businesses and business assets. Ms. Wedding also works with clients on real estate matters including leases, purchase and sales and real estate financing.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Ms. Wedding represented individuals, corporations and large institutions in business and real estate transactional and litigation matters, including advising and representing clients in transactional and litigation matters involving California’s complex labor and employment laws.

Ms. Wedding is focused on helping clients meet their strategic goals by providing proactive advice and counsel to business owners on all phases of business development and delivering exceptional results.

Education

  • University of Nevada Las Vegas, Boyd School of Law, J.D.
  • Pepperdine University, B.S.
Bar and Court Admissions

  • State of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Jenna Segal


Area of Focus

Real Estate, Corporate, General Business Transactions, and General Contract Review and Negotiation

Jenna has extensive experience representing clients in complex commercial real estate transactions including leasing, financing, acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, syndications, operations, and real estate development. Jenna regularly advises developers and property owners in the purchase, sale, and development of commercial real estate, including retail buildings, shopping centers, office buildings, ground-up development, multifamily and mixed-use projects, and hotel and restaurant hospitality transactions. She represents commercial landlords and tenants in the preparation, negotiation, modification and assignment of office and retail leases. In addition, Jenna’s practice includes representing developers and property owners in the drafting and negotiation of adject party access agreements, representing clients during due diligence periods in investigating New York City specific rent regulatory compliance matters, as well as representing clients on the formation and structuring of joint ventures and syndications.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Jenna served as in-house counsel and Director of Marketing for a New York City based real estate development and investment firm. Jenna also served as an attorney at a boutique real estate law firm based in New York City, where she represented building owners and tenants in litigation before the New York Civil Courts, including prosecuting and defending clients in nonpayment proceedings, holdover proceedings, complex matters related to rent stabilization, various aspects of administrative law and hearings, specifically in matters related to the Department of Housing Preservation and Development, Rent Guidelines Board, Division of Housing and Community Renewal, as well as all aspects of commercial real estate transactions.

Education

  • Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, J.D.
  • Hunter College, B.S.
Bar and Court Admissions

  • State of New York

Mary Petroni


Area of Focus

Client Relations & Services, Marketing & Communications

Mary Petroni has experience in client relations and works with our lawyers to ensure a consistent focus on personalized client services. Mary also assists in marketing and communication initiatives for the firm and is responsible for reviewing, maintaining, and delivering communications generated by Cohen Law Firm through the appropriate channels.

Prior to joining Cohen Law Firm, Mary held positions in sales, marketing, and client relations at both nonprofit organizations and financial corporations. She is dedicated to a client-focused approach and committed to dependable service.

Education

  • Georgetown University, B.A.

Aaron Yousefzadeh


Area of Focus

Intern

Aaron is a third-year law student at UCLA School of Law.

In Summer 2021, he served as a Judicial Extern for The Honorable John C. Lawson II and The Honorable Anthony A. Trendacosta.

Aaron received a B.A. in Psychology from UCLA in 2018, summa cum laude.

Aaron has a special interest in business transactions and has completed coursework pertaining to contract drafting.
In his free time, he enjoys writing songs and spending time in nature.

Katherine Chevalier


Area of Focus

Intern

Katherine is a second-year law student at St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio, Texas.

She is a member of her law school’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) team, Health Law Society, and Business Law Society. She has a special interest in business and real estate transactions.

Before deciding to go to law school, Katherine was a front desk manager at a dental office for four years, where she fell in love with the dental industry. After graduating from law school, she hopes to combine her experience in dental office administration with her legal career.

Jamie Zipper


Area of Focus

Intern

Jamie is a second-year law student at the University of Miami School of Law.

In Summer 2022, she served as a Judicial Extern for The Honorable Judge Robert J. Luck at the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Jamie received a B.A. in Fashion Design and Management from Cornell University in 2021.

Jamie has a special interest in business transactions, specifically in the medical field. Prior to law school, Jamie interned for iRecoveryUSA, a telehealth medical startup for addiction therapy. She also has previous experience interning for an orthodontist practice.

 

In the Media


“Mr. Cohen and the Cohen Law Firm are a pleasure to work with. David has helped me with several contracts and transactions related to my dental practice. He is timely, thorough and easy to work with. I highly recommend his services”.

BRYAN S. ELVEBAK D.D.S., M.S