Douglas M. Cohen

Partner

Location: Boca Raton, FL

Phone: 813.519.1013

Biography

Douglas Cohen is a partner with Clausen Miller focusing his practice on complex coverage issues, good faith claim handling, ADR, and litigation involving first-party property insurance matters as well as a variety of liability coverage and defense matters. Throughout his career spanning more than a decade, Douglas has assisted insurers in all aspects of coverage disputes from pre-suit investigations and coverage evaluations, through full litigation practice, resourcefully defending insurers against a multitude of property claims. Douglas is skilled in negotiation and mediation, having mediated countless matters. He has worked extensively with Florida and national insurers, self-insureds, third party administrators, municipalities and businesses to resolve cases efficiently. Douglas has expertise in property damage, as well as injury claims. He has been recognized by his peers, having earned an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Douglas received his bachelor’s degree from Tulane University. He received his Juris Doctor from Nova Southeastern University. During law school, he interned at the Broward County State Attorney’s office.  Prior to attending law school, Douglas began his career in the insurance industry adjusting special liability claims for Travelers Property Casualty Corporation.  Before joining Clausen Miller P.C., Douglas was a partner at one of the oldest Florida-based law firms where he handled insurance defense litigation and workers’ compensation cases. Douglas has presented continuing education presentations to adjusters on first party property topics.

Education

  • J.D. Nova Southeastern University, 2007
  • B.A. Tulane University, 2002

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

Memberships

  • Broward County Bar Association

Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated
  • South Florida Legal Guide- Top Up and Comer 2017-2021
  • Florida Super Lawyers Rising Star 2017
  • Joan and Douglas Gross Community Service Award 2014
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