Michelle A. Cohen-Murphy, Esq.
Michelle A. Cohen-Murphy, Esq. is a seasoned and accomplished litigator. With a financial background, extensive paralegal experience, an internship with the United States District Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of New York, and two years with the Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office, she turned her attention to civil litigation.
Michelle previously worked for small litigation firms as well as a prominent multi-national law firm, defending clients ranging from Walmart and Wakefern to personal motor vehicle owners and operators. She has specialized in construction, motor vehicle, and premises liability claims, while tackling other cases as needed. She focuses on advocacy and justice, but always keeps her clients’ financial needs and personal goals in mind. She is passionate about legal research and writing, and particularly enjoys providing coverage opinions and prosecuting appeals. Her clients are consistently impressed by her responsiveness and exceptional results.
Michelle is a graduate of Albany Law School of Union University, where she served as a Lead Articles Editor of the highly-ranked Albany Law Journal of Science and Technology. She is admitted to practice in the following jurisdictions:
¨ State of New York
¨ State of New Jersey
¨ United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
¨ United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
¨ United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.