Aaron M. Cohn
2601 South Bayshore DriveSuite 1500Miami, FL 33133
T: 305.455.9133F: 305.455.9501
Aaron Cohn’s practice focuses on lending and business disputes, professional negligence, construction litigation, and catastrophic injuries. He is driven by a belief that hard cases are won with thoughtful strategy and tireless advocacy and has successfully tried and arbitrated disputes to verdict or award.
Aaron earned his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, his masters of science from the London School of Economics, and his law degree from the George Washington University School of Law, where he was a Thurgood Marshall Scholar each semester.
University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 2002
The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), M.S.,
with distinction, 2004
George Washington University School of Law, J.D.,
with honors, 2009
Thurgood Marshall Scholar
Bar & Court Admissions
- The Florida Bar
- State Bar of California
- District of Columbia Bar
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida
- U.S. District Court, Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California
Successfully represented client as counsel in arbitration involving development rights worth hundreds of millions on an island located in South Florida.
Successfully represented client as counsel in arbitration involving member and manager dispute in a closely held limited liability company.
Successfully represented client as trial and appellate counsel in dispute over development rights and related environmental review under CEQA.
Managed numerous cases involving construction litigation, contract disputes, ownership and management disputes, commercial leases and trademark infringement.
Awards & Recognitions
Super Lawyers Magazine, Florida Rising Stars List (2014-2019)
Professional & Community Activities
Dade County Bar Association
George Washington University Alumni Association
London School of Economics Alumni Association
News & Publications
Trademark "Theft" with AdWords Keyword Bidding, The Intellectual Property Strategist, June 2018
Trademark Smart: 5 Tips for Choosing and Protecting Your New Product Name, LinkedIn, December 2015
Creating a Trademarkable Brand Name, Brightmark (New York), December 2015
Raising Capital Through Factoring Accounts Receivable, Daily Business Review (Miami), August 2014
Foreclosure Law: A Primer on California’s One-Action Rule and Anti-Deficiency Provisions, The Practical Real Estate Lawyer (American Law Institute), January 2013
Ethical Conduct in Banking and Finance Chapter, Corporate Compliance Answer Book, Practicing Law Institute, 2012-13 Edition
Implementing Institutional Controls at Brownfields and Other Contaminated Sites, California Chapter, American Bar Association, May 2012
Attorney-Client Privilege: Beware the Hazards of Electronic Communication, The Daily Journal, January 10, 2012
When An Agency’s Agreement with a Developer Requires Environmental Review Under CEQA, The Daily Journal, June 13, 2011
Encouraging Alternative Modes of Transit, The Daily Journal, January 5, 2010