Jan P. Cohen

Director of Litigation

  • Undergraduate: University of Georgia – 1981
  • Law School: Mercer University School of Law – 1984
  • Admitted to Practice: State of Georgia
  • Location: 4227 Pleasant Hill Road, Building 11, Suite 300, Duluth GA 30096
  • Phone: 770-820-0652

Jan Cohen has more than twenty-five (25) years’ of experience in all aspects of litigation. Jan’s primary focus of practice is in the area of personal injury, wrongful death, professional negligence, products liability and premises liability. Jan has extensive trial experience as well as a background in assisting clients with resolving matters through alternative dispute resolution.

Prior to joining Kenneth S Nugent as Director of Litigation, Jan previously served as partner with, McConnell, Sneed & Cohen and managing partner of the Atlanta law firm of Weinstock & Scavo, P.C., where he aggressively represented the interests of his clients within Georgia and in other jurisdictions. Prior to that, Jan served as managing partner at the Atlanta litigation law firm of Chambers, Mabry, McClelland & Brooks, where he focused his practice on the representation of insurers and their insured’s as well as self-insured corporations, in the defense of liability claims. Jan’s diverse background in representing insurance companies, insured’s’ and injured parties, provides him with the unique ability to apply his experience in practicing on both sides of the aisle in effectively representing his clients.

Jan and his wife, Heidi are both natives of Atlanta with strong ties to the Atlanta community. They live in the Sandy Springs area and are active in many local organizations. Jan is a member of Ahavath Achim Congregation where he has served on the Board of Trustees, as well as The Standard Club. Jan enjoys spending time with his two daughters and playing golf in his leisure time.

Admitted / Affiliations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of the State of Georgia
  • Court of Appeals for the State of Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • American Bar Association
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Standard Club

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