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What Do I Do If I’m Arrested or Find Out I’m Under Investigation?

If after reading the preceding article you believe the circumstances you face are comparable or identical to the allegations brought forth by the state or federal government, or the topic introduced in the article, it is imperative that you speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney who has unparalleled knowledge in these types of cases. Sharing all details with an accomplished attorney at the earliest moment when a criminal action is filed against you or someone close to you can provide a clear advantage if the prosecution decides to move forward with any charges.

Mr. Cohen is a board certified criminal trial lawyer with an  AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating SM by Martindale-Hubbell®. He has been recognized by Super Lawyer Magazine as being in the top 5% in his specialized field of criminal trial law among lawyers who practice in the State of Florida. Among these attorneys he is also considered a specialist in this field by the Florida Bar as well as a continual member in good standing being named a Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer by The Florida Board of Legal Specialization.

Earlier in his career he worked as an Assistant United States Attorney as well as an Assistant Attorney General for the prosecution in the State of Florida. This experience for what has now become the opposition has given him a substantial advantage by knowing how the prosecution thinks.

Now, a consummate criminal defense attorney, he has tried a multitude of these types of cases over the course of his 35+ year career. As noted, he is a member of the Florida Bar as well a member in good standing of the Bar in the State of New York. With this membership, Mr. Cohen practices “of counsel” for the law firm of McLaughlin & Stern LLP in New York City and is also admitted to practice law in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh and Second Circuit. His practice is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Florida and additionally serves the Miami-Dade Metro area as well as all other counties in the State of Florida.

If you, a friend or a loved one is under investigation or has been arrested for any of the charges displayed in the aforementioned article and you are pursuing a criminal defense attorney who specializes in all areas of state and federal criminal allegations, Mr. Cohen has the ability to assist you with any and all charges, give proper advice how to proceed, and under his guidance, protect all rights guaranteed under the law and the Constitution of the United States.

Call his law firm at 954.928.0059 for immediate help as early as possible when you know a criminal matter exists. Don’t delay. Whether by telephone or at his office, the first consultation is always provided without charge.

Credits to Mr. Cohen can be found at the following links:
Mr. Cohen’s listing on the Florida Bar
Other important links on the Florida Bar’s website:
The Florida Board of Legal Specialization
Selecting an Attorney Specializing in Criminal Trial
Criminal Trial Certification
Board Certified Lawyers – What does it mean?

Mr. Cohen’s listing on
Other important links on the Martindale-Hubbell website:
About Martindale-Hubbell®
The history of Martindale-Hubbell: (On  

Mr. Cohen’s listing on

Mr. Cohen’s listing on Super Lawyers Magazine
Other important links on the Super Lawyers website:
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers Selection Process

When you need an experienced and committed defense lawyer you can trust in Southern Florida, contact the Criminal Defense Law Firm of Michael B. Cohen, P.A. Online or call 954.928.0059 in Dade and Broward County or 561.366.8200 in the Palm Beaches.