Jeffrey L. Cohen, Esq.
Founder and President, Florida Healthcare Law Firm
Jeff Cohen, Founder and President of the Florida Healthcare Law Firm in Delray Beach, Fla., has over 30 years of health care law experience with expertise in transactional health care and corporate regulatory matters. He is board-certified by the Florida Bar as a specialist in health law, and leads a firm with a reputation for being an industry leader in the field of laws that affect all types of health care providers and businesses, including physicians and group practices, surgery and imaging centers, toxicology labs, drug and alcohol treatment facilities, and many others.
Prior to founding the Florida Healthcare Law Firm, Mr. Cohen was the in-house counsel for the Florida Medical Association and served for 13 years as a partner in a respected law firm in South Florida. He is equally knowledgeable about corporate law, and all of the specific federal laws and compliance regulations that relate to health care businesses. These regulations include Stark Law, Anti-Kickback, fraud and abuse, and HIPAA.
An AV-rated attorney, he has developed a reputation for providing exceptional legal services and ethical counsel to startups and established health care businesses alike. Named “Best Health Care Attorney” at the 1995 Medical Business Health Care Awards, Mr. Cohen was selected by his peers as a “Leading American Attorney.” He was selected by his peers as one of the Florida Legal Elite for 2008 and again in 2013 and was recognized in Florida Trend‘s 2008 and 2013 print issues. He was also honored as a Key Partner for 2011 by the South Florida Business Journal and he and the Florida firm have been listed in each of the annual editions of Best Lawyers in America, Best Law Firms in America, and Super Lawyers since 2011. He was featured as an expert panelist in the 2014 and 2015 Healthcare Transaction Advisors Mergers & Acquisitions Performance Study. Mr. Cohen was also interviewed and provided content for the 2015 book release of A Financial Prescription for Doctors and Dentists Strategies for Achieving Your Personal and Career Goals.
Mr. Cohen graduated from Florida State University (B.A., cum laude, 1984) and Florida State University College of Law (J.D., 1987).