Criminal Defense

“Going to trial with a lawyer who considers your whole life-style a Crime in Progress is not a happy prospect.” Hunter S. Thompson

Samuel B. Cohen has successfully defended hundreds of individuals against misdemeanor criminal charges and charges arising from protest activities. He is proud to lend his authority and voice to individuals who courts might otherwise misjudge on the basis of their lifestyle or appearances. While he does not generally take felony defense matters, Samuel B. Cohen maintains a broad referral network of accomplished felony defense attorneys.