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

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.

Chiara Veronesi

Area of Focus

Intern

Chiara is a third-year law student at UC Davis, School of Law. She is a Senior Notes and Comments Editor on the UC Davis Law Review, and President of the Business Law Society. She is interested in business transactions, including commercial contracts.

During her 1L summer she externed for Judge Talley at the Sacramento Superior Court. During her 2L summer she worked as an intern for a technology company.

Chiara received Bachelor’s Degrees in International Relations and Spanish from California State University, Chico in 2019, summa cum laude.

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

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