Zac was born in Salisbury, North Carolina and graduated from West Rowan High School where he was a two sport athlete in football and track and field. His senior year he broke the North Carolina 2A Discus record which he still holds today. He attended Wingate University on football and academic scholarships and played football for four years. After graduating from Wingate University, he relocated to Texas earning his Juris Doctor from Texas A&M University School of Law in Fort Worth.
Between his second and third year of law school, he interned with the office of the District Attorney in Union County, North Carolina and during this internship he gained valuable experience in evaluating cases through a prosecutor's perspective and trial experience in both District and Superior Courts. During his internship with the District Attorney's Office, his first trial was prosecuting a DWI. After passing the North Carolina Bar exam in 2005, Zachary Cohen immediately began his practice as a private attorney in Monroe, North Carolina. Zachary Cohen is an experienced trial attorney who is dedicated to defending his clients.
Zachary Cohen is an experienced trial attorney who is dedicated to defending his clients. He handles DUI/DWI defense, family law, traffic law and criminal defense cases. The American Society of Legal Advocates listed Zac as one of the “Top 40 Lawyers under 40” for 2014.
Zac was ranked by The National Advocacy for DUI Defense, LLC (NAFDD) as a Superior DUI Attorney for 2013. He was rated in the top 100 DWI Defense Attorneys in the state of North Carolina. Zac also won the Avvo Client's Choice award for criminal defense in 2013.
Clients Choice 2013: Criminal Defense
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Top 40 Lawyers Under 40
The American Society of Legal Advocates is an exclusive, nationwide organization of top lawyers. A team of lawyers researches lawyers across the nation and selects less than 1.5% of all lawyers based on specific criteria. ASLA's Top 100 Lawyers and Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 listings recognize remarkable legal talent and promise among the next generation of lawyers.
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NAFDD Superior DUI Attorney Superior DUI Attorney
The National Advocacy for DUI Defense, LLC (NAFDD) awards those, it feels, are the nation's best private Driving Under the Influence (DUI) attorneys. NAFDD has determined the outstanding criminal defense attorneys in every state and chosen those who spend a great deal of their practice defending those accused of DUI offenses.
To find out more information please visit: http://www.nafdd.org.
NCDD National College for DUI Defense: Zachary A Cohen National College for DUI Defense
The National College for DUI Defense (NCDD) is a non-profit organization committed to improving the criminal defense bar and to circulating information to the public about DUI Defense Law. Members of the College represent experienced DUI defense attorneys throughout the country.
To find out more information please visit: https://www.ncdd.com/.
American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys
The American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys is a third-party attorney rating service that recognizes excellence in law. They create a list of the "10 Best" attorneys for each state. Attorney's must be officially nominated by a fellow attorney, must have a high client satisfaction rating and they must have the highest degree of professional achievement in their field of law.
To find out more information please visit: http://www.aiduia.org/.