About Our Expert Team
Justice is Our Mission
We take great pride in providing our clients with professional legal representation during their time of need. At Cohen and Newmark PLLC. We are devoted to personal injury law. We represent clients exclusively on a contingency fee basis. We are only paid when we successfully resolve a case with a monetary settlement or jury verdict.
Our legal team, including paralegals, investigators, and medical professionals, is a hand-selected group of outstanding experts ensuring unsurpassed legal representation for our clients.
If you have found yourself in a situation where you need legal counsel, please call us or contact us by email for a free consultation with one of our attorneys.
Upon contacting our office you will immediately speak with an attorney who will ask for background information and schedule an initial consultation. With personal injury claims, it is imperative to gather as much information as soon as possible, we generally prefer to meet you within hours of your call at your home, workplace or hospital.
Following our meeting, we make arrangements for you to see a qualified doctor for your specific injury if you don’t already have one. We will then contact all applicable insurance companies regarding your injuries and remain in close contact with you during the entire process.
Our professional legal team is committed to excellence and the pursuit of justice. We handle cases throughout the United States and have offices in Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties.
LEE COHEN, ESQ.
Mr. Cohen limits his practice to the representation of cases involving personal injury, wrongful death, premise liability (slip-and-fall) and car accidents. His background as a defense attorney provides him with valuable insight into both sides of the law, allowing him to secure the most beneficial outcomes for his clients. He believes in a transparent process and includes his clients in every step of his representation.
Clients of Lee Cohen can always rest assured Lee and his associates are committed to their success and have the knowledge and experience necessary to prosecute their case.
While every client of The Law Office of Cohen and Newmark PLLC. enjoys personal attention and full access to Lee and his associates, it is the goal of the firm for each client to fully recover from his or her injuries. Lee Cohen is a South Florida native and graduate of Florida State University and The University of Florida College of Law. He currently lives and works in Delray Beach, where one of our offices is located. He is also dedicated to supporting and improving his community through involvement with nonprofits and community campaigns.
SCOTT M. NEWMARK, ESQ.
Mr. Newmark is a partner and senior head of litigation at Cohen & Newmark PLLC. and focuses his practice on all aspects of personal injury law including medical malpractice and wrongful death. Prior to joining the Law Offices of Cohen & Newmark PLLC., Mr. Newmark spent twenty years as a senior trial attorney with Sheldon J. Schlesinger, P.A., where he successfully managed a full caseload of highly complex cases from pre-suit through trial and appeal. During his career, he has been responsible for numerous multimillion-dollar recoveries for clients.
Born in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in New England, Mr. Newmark graduated Cum Laude from the University of Massachusetts with a degree in Political Science in 1983. After completing his undergraduate education Mr. Newmark moved to South Florida and attended the University of Miami School of Law, where he graduated Cum Laude in 1986. Mr. Newmark is a member of the Florida Bar and was admitted to the Supreme Court of the United States in 2008. Additionally, Mr. Newmark is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Additionally, Mr. Newmark is a member of the Broward County Bar Association, the Palm Beach County Bar Association, the Broward County Justice Association, the Florida Justice Association as well as the Palm Beach County Justice Association.
Ms. Tolley is Attorney in Counsel for Cohen and Newmark PLLC. She began practicing criminal defense in Miami-Dad County in the early 90s where she handled traffic matters, misdemeanors, and felonies. She moved to Broward County in 1999 and continued to practice criminal defense.
She has represented accused citizens in state courts from Monroe County to Seminole County. Ms. Tolley has also represented citizens in federal court in the Southern District of Florida. She was first Board Certified in Criminal Trial in 2013 and recertified in 2018.
In addition to her criminal trial practice, she has also written several appellate briefs in state and federal court and has litigated personal injury and family cases.
Ms. Tolley was raised in Altamonte Springs, Florida. She attended the University of Central Florida and law school at St. Thomas University.