Adam Sean Cohen has been admitted to the practice of law before the Supreme Court of the United State of America; the United States District Court for the District of Maryland; and the Maryland Court of Appeals. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland at College Park in 1993 where he studied criminal justice and criminology. He received his Law Degree from Widener University School of Law in 1996.
He is a partner in THE COHEN LAW FIRM, A Professional Corporation, which is a general practice providing representation for Criminal, Civil, Domestic, Landlord/Tenant, Collection, Family Law, Juvenile, Workers' Compensation and Traffic.
His current activities include (1) Past President of the Bar Association of Baltimore City; (2) Past President of the Baltimore Bar Foundation; (3) Trustee of the Monumental Bar Foundation, (4) Executive Committee of Citizenship Law Related Education Program Committee (CLREP); (5) Professionalism Course Faculty and Committee; (6) Vice President, A Step Closer Foundation, Inc.; and (7) Board of Governors - Maryland State Bar Association - District 1, Baltimore City.
He is the Past Chair of the Maryland State Bar Association Public Awareness Committee, a position he held from 1999 - 2007; Past Chair of BABC, CLE and Events Committee where he served from 2006-2007; Past Chair of the Membership Committee where he served from 2002 - 2004; and Past Chair of the Partnership in Education Committee where he served from 1997-2001.
He is also a member of the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association (MCDAA); and the Maryland Association for Justice (MAJ).
2014| Appointed by Court of Appeals to Character Committee for 6th Circuit Appellate Circuit of Maryland
2011| Daily Record VIP (Very Important Professional) List
2011| Maryland Super Lawyers Rising Star
2010| Maryland Super Lawyers Rising Star
2009| Maryland Super Lawyers Rising Star
2006| Maryland Bar Foundation, Legal Excellence Award for the Advancement of Unpopular Causes
2006| Fellowship - Baltimore Bar Foundation
2003| Daily Record Leadership in Law Award
2002| Bar Association of Baltimore City Presidential Award
2002| Fellowship - Maryland Bar Foundation
2002| Baltimore City Teen Court Volunteer of the Year
2000| Fellowship - Maryland State Bar Association Leadership Academy