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Attorneys Win Large Jury Award for Victim of Medical Negligence

May 30, 2014 | by | Jay Cohen |Rudwin Ayala |

Jay Cohen and Rudy Ayala obtained a verdict of $19.25 million* for their client, a 43-year-old Hollywood woman who suffered damages due to negligent delay in treatment. A Broward jury determined that three of her doctors failed to timely identify and treat her spinal epidural abscess, causing permanent nerve damage which left the Plaintiff paralyzed from the waist down….

Jeff and Rudy Running For Non-Profit Programs in 2014 Boston Marathon

March 5, 2014 | by | Event |Jeff Blostein |Rudwin Ayala |

Jeff Blostein and Rudy Ayala will be running in the 2014 Boston Marathon on April 21st in support of two non-profit programs they are personally involved in. Please join us in supporting their efforts. Thank you. From Jeff: My son, Zach, was diagnosed at age one with a rare, non-hereditary…

Jay Cohen Appointed Chair of 4th DCA Judicial Nominating Screening Committees

December 2, 2013 | by | Firm News |Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen was recently appointed Chair of the 4th DCA Judicial Nominating Screening Committees (14th, 15th and 17th Judicial Circuits). He also serves as a Member of the Supreme Court Screening Committee. Happy Holidays from all of us at the Law Office of Jay Cohen, P.A. We hope you have a…

Best Lawyers in America Honors Jay Cohen

November 6, 2013 | by | Firm News |Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen has once again been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2014 Best Lawyers in America. This is the seventh consecutive year that Jay has earned such distinction. He adds this to his additional recognition from Super Lawyers, Legal Elite and South Florida Best Lawyers. In addition…

Jeff Blostein Selected to Florida’s Legal Elite 2014

November 5, 2013 | by | Firm News |Jeff Blostein |

Jeff Blostein has been selected by his peers as one of “Florida’s Legal Elite” for 2014. Florida Legal Elite recognizes the top attorneys in the state as chosen by their peers, and is currently celebrating its 10th anniversary.

Rudwin Ayala Joins Board of Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida

November 4, 2013 | by | Firm News |Rudwin Ayala |

Rudwin Ayala has been appointed a member of the Board of Directors for the Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida. He will serve as Regional Vice President for the Fourth District. The mission of the Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida is to increase awareness of and promote a stronger…

Attorney Elizabeth Schoenthal Joins Firm

November 2, 2013 | by | Firm News |

Elizabeth Schoenthal received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Floridacum laude in 2010 and her Juris Doctor from University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2013. She was a member of the University of Florida Trial Team and worked as a Certified Legal Intern for the Office of the Public…

2013 Legal Elite – Jeff Blostein

June 25, 2013 | by | Firm News |Jeff Blostein |

Jeff Blostein has been selected by his peers as one of “Florida’s Legal Elite” for 2013.

ABOTA Masters in Trial Presentation

June 10, 2013 | by | Firm News |Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen was an invited speaker at a recent event put on by the Fort Lauderdale Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates Foundation. Jay was selected as one of the “best trial lawyers” in Florida to conduct direct examination of a witness as part of ABOTA’s program Masters…

Jay Cohen Speaks At Advanced Mediation Conference

July 12, 2012 | by | Firm News |Jay Cohen |

Jay Cohen was a guest speaker at the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s Eighth Annual Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Institute Conference, presenting on The Joint Opening Session in Mediation.