Our unwavering desire to zealously represent our clients in the most efficient, cost-effective and attentive manner is what we’re all about. Many firms have their own mission statements. Ours is simple: Excellent legal representation coupled with personal attention for all our clients.

When it comes to representing our clients, there’s really only one option: individualized attention. You will never be just another file. We understand one hat does not fit all and that each client has different needs. We take the extra time to give each of our clients the personal attention they deserve!

If you’re contemplating filing for a divorce, we’ll educate you about the differences in contested and uncontested divorce. We realize that laws involving child support, custody and visitation rights can be confusing. A. Cohen Law Firm, P.C. of Nassau County & Valley Stream, NY, founded by Attorney Avi Cohen, strives to make your choices as clear and transparent as possible.

Our founder Avi Cohen, has multiple years of experience including nine years working for a powerhouse boutique litigation firm focusing on matrimonial law and complex commercial litigation. Mr. Cohen prides himself on his honesty with his clients and his effective litigation style.

For over a decade, A. Cohen Law Firm, P.C. has supported countless cases in uncontested and contested divorce, child support and child custody, family law, personal injury law and commercial litigation.

The experts at our Valley Stream and Nassau County office have extensive experience in personal injury law including product defects, car accidents, medical malpractice, slip and fall and construction accidents.

Avi has successfully handled commercial and business legal disputes. He has represented clients throughout New York, including New York, Queens, Kings, Bronx, Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Day or night, weekday or weekend, we respond to your emails immediately.

Our Attorneys

Avi Cohen

While in Law School, Avi was an editor of the school’s Law Review. Avi’s early legal experience includes clerking for a Judge in the Supreme Court, Queens County. Upon his graduation from law school, Avi worked for a solo practitioner in Nassau County where he was responsible for managing, filing and litigating dozens of personal injury, divorce, and litigation cases.

Subsequently Avi worked for a powerhouse boutique litigation firm, Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman, where he focused on complex “high stakes” commercial litigation and matrimonial law. He has handled numerous six and seven figure cases to successful resolution or verdict. Mr. Cohen works expeditiously, but efficiently. He cares about each of his clients and is focused on every case, no matter how big or small.

Avi maintains a high attorney rating on Avvo. He is licensed to practice in all state courts within New York, as well as the Southern and Eastern Federal District Courts of New York.

Our office is conveniently located in Valley Stream, seconds away from the Valley Stream long island railroad station. Avi is a lifelong resident of Woodmere and many of his clientele are from the 5 towns area including Lawrence, Woodmere, Cedarhurst, and Hewlett.

Richard Hochhauser

As a former Nassau County Assistant District Attorney, Mr. Hochhauser is uniquely qualified and skilled in all aspects of criminal law. He is a proven trial attorney having successfully taken many cases to jury verdict. As an ADA, Mr. Hochhauser prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, including DWI, hit and run, drug sale and possession, assault, domestic violence, larceny, financial fraud, ID theft, and many others. Further, Mr. Hochhauser was chosen to be a member of a specialized unit which focused on DWI and DUI prosecution where he attended police trainings on DWI detection, DWI policing policies, police testimony, standardized field sobriety tests, and breathalyzer technology. Mr. Hochhauser was also specially trained during a three-day DWI litigation seminar held in Albany, New York. Mr. Hochhauser was also a member of a specialized warrant unit where he drafted search warrants for some of the most high-profile homicide cases in Nassau County.

Since entering private practice, Mr. Hochhauser has already proven his ability to obtain excellent results for his clients. By combining his unmatched dedication to his clients, passion for justice, advanced litigation capabilities, and specialized criminal law experience, Mr. Hochhauser has positioned himself as a top-tier New York criminal defense attorney. Mr. Hochhauser utilizes his criminal law experience to aggressively represent his clients in all aspects of civil litigation and family law as well.

Mr. Hochhauser has been selected to the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40 New York Lawyers, as well being honored as a New York Rising Star by the acclaimed Super Lawyers publication.

Mr. Hochhauser is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law with a Merit Scholarship, and currently lives with his wife and two children in Queens, NY.

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