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Attorney Shari B. Cohen – Of Counsel

Attorney Shari B. Cohen - Of CounselShari B. Cohen has been practicing law in South Florida since 1989 and has extensive experience in Estate Planning, Probate, and Estate and Trust Administration. She became Of Counsel to The Law Offices of Robin Bresky as of July 1, 2018.

A former teacher, Cohen holds two degrees in Education in addition to her law degree, and she was an instructor for the LSAT at Florida Atlantic University. Cohen is admitted to practice in Florida and is an active member of several professional legal organizations as well as being involved in serving the community.

Practice Areas:

  • Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts, Durable Power of Attorney, Medical Power of Attorney, Living Wills)
  • Probate
  • Estate and Trust Administration

Bar Admissions:

  • The Florida Bar, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, 1989
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 1989
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1989

Education:

  • University of Miami School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1988
  • University of Miami, M.S. in Education, 1982
  • Florida Atlantic University, B.A. in Education, 1980

Experience:

  • Of Counsel Attorney, The Law Offices of Robin Bresky (2018-present)
  • Formerly the managing attorney for almost 14 years at a well-known South Florida law firm practicing estate planning, probate, and estate and trust administration
  • Previous experience as an associate for three years at a firm handling a wide range of cases, including commercial litigation, adoptions, guardianships, and probate

Professional Memberships:

  • Florida Association for Women Lawyers
  • Real Property and Probate Section of The Florida Bar
  • South Palm Beach County Bar Association

Community Support and Involvement:

  • Boys and Girls Club of Boca Raton
  • Hadassah
  • Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options (JAFCO)
  • South Florida Jewish Federation, Professional Advisory Committee

Authored Publication:

  • “COBRA, the Friendly Snake,” Journal of the Health Law Section of The Florida Bar (1990)

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