Charleston, WV
600 Quarrier Street
Charleston, WV 25301
T: (304) 347-2101
F: (304) 343-3058

J.D., summa cum laude, Florida Coastal School of Law (2012)

B.A., summa cum laude, Communication, College of Charleston (2003)

  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States
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Daniel J. Cohn


Daniel Cohn focuses his practice on bankruptcy and creditors' rights and commercial transactions and financial services.

Daniel represents and advises clients across a wide range of practice areas, including: bankruptcy and creditors' rights issues; bank regulatory matters; financial services litigation; general corporate formation and governance matters; mergers and acquisitions; secured lending and other transactions; and general and white collar criminal and civil litigation defense. Daniel also focuses on small business representation, working on Bowles Rice's small Business Development Team to provide cost-effective and value-added representation to small business owners.

Daniel has worked on a variety of transactional matters, including bank and corporate mergers, entity conversions, other business acquisitions valued at up to $15 million, and resolutions of various claims in high-profile bankruptcy cases. Daniel adds value to his representation as a true hybrid transaction and litigation attorney.

Professional Highlights

  • Judicial intern for the Honorable Joel B. Toomey, Magistrate Judge, United States District Court (2011)
  • Judicial intern for the Honorable Charles T. Canady, Chief Justice, Florida Supreme Court (2011)
  • Judicial intern for the Honorable M. Yvette Miller, Chief Judge, Court of Appeals of Georgia (2010)
  • Deputy Sheriff, Greenville County, South Carolina (2007-2008)
  • Investigative Specialist, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Charlotte, North Carolina (2005-2007)
  • Police Officer, Town of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina (2004-2005)
  • Florida Coastal School of Law
      • Dean's Scholar
      • Recipient of CALI Awards (recognition for achieving the highest grade in a particular subject):
        • Business Associations
        • Evidence
        • Legal Research and Writing
        • Property
        • Transactional Drafting
  • American Bar Association (Consumer Bankruptcy Task Force)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Middle East Region Assistant Legal Officer, Civil Air Patrol, United States Air Force Auxiliary

  • Youth Leadership Association's Youth in Government Program
  • Member of the Board of Trustees, Temple Israel