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Hospital Discharge of Homeless Patients

May 17, 2018 | by | Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen recently appeared on Local 10 News to discuss the sad reality of homeless members of our community being discharged from hospitals without having received the treatment and therapies they need to heal and better themselves. Mr. Cohen discussed the legal obligations of hospitals to ensure that those individuals…

CBA Representing Clardy Family in Wrongful Death Claim

May 10, 2018 | by | Firm News |

As recently reported in El Nuevo Herald, Cohen, Blostein & Ayala, P.A. is representing the family of Traci Clardy, age 41, in their wrongful death claim following her abdominoplasty at the Elite Plastic Surgery clinic in Aventura. The full article in Spanish is available here: Murió en Miami Tras Hacerse…

Jay Cohen Featured in Aventura Magazine

January 31, 2018 | by | Firm News |Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen sat down recently for a Q&A, with journalist John Buchanan, featured in the February 2018 issue of Aventura Magazine. You can read the article, The Justice Seeker, online in the free digital edition. Aventura Magazine is a South Florida publication with a 20-year history. It spotlights prominent locals, celebrities, and lifestyle…

Introducing: Cohen, Blostein & Ayala, P.A.

December 18, 2017 | by | Firm News |Jeff Blostein |Rudwin Ayala |

For the past 10 years, we’ve been blessed with the opportunity to meet and represent some of the best people at the worst times of their lives. Through our hard work and zealous advocacy, we have been fortunate in helping to change the lives and circumstances of so many who…

Rudy Ayala Achieves AV Preeminent® Rating

November 30, 2017 | by | Rudwin Ayala |

We are pleased to announce that Rudy Ayala has achieved AV Preeminent® peer review rating. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ identify lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional abilities. These lawyers are selected through a series of peer review surveys, administered through LexisNexis, polling attorneys in various practice areas and…

Jay Cohen Opens Law Office in Orlando and Launches Spanish Website

August 10, 2017 | by | Firm News |

The Law Office of Jay Cohen, P.A. is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in downtown Orlando, Florida. Our law firm represents individuals and families who suffer a significant loss due to the negligence of others in medical malpractice cases, all types of personal injuries, and also…

Jay Cohen Receives 2017 Lynn Futch Professionalism Award

June 15, 2017 | by | Firm News |Jay Cohen |

Last week, the Broward County Bar Association presented the Lynn Futch Professionalism Award to Jay Cohen. This prestigious recognition is presented to attorneys whose peers believe exhibit a high degree of professionalism. Nominees must demonstrate respect for the law, and preservation of decorum and integrity of the legal system. Additionally,…

Jay Cohen P.A. Achieves 2017 U.S. News Best Law Firms Rankings

November 7, 2016 | by | Firm News |

The Law Offices of Jay Cohen, P.A. has achieved a Tier 1 ranking in the 2017 Edition of “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers©. The law firm earned its first-tier placement in Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. The rankings are based on a rigorous…

Jay Cohen Receives America’s Top 100 Attorneys® Lifetime Achievement Award

October 13, 2016 | by | Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen has been selected by America’s Top 100 Attorneys® to receive its Lifetime Achievement Award. Lifetime Achievement selection to America’s Top 100 Attorneys® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional attorneys whose accomplishments and impact on the legal profession merit a Lifetime Achievement…

Counterpoint: Many Ideas on Practice of Law Already Considered or Unworkable

August 10, 2016 | by | Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen recently published an article in the Daily Business Review in response to another Florida attorney’s proposed changes to the practice of law in our State, including an unrealistic proposal to make the Bar exam more difficult despite a February pass rate of only 58 percent. Jay has served on the…