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


Daniel Cohn focuses his practice on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, as well as commercial and financial services.  He represents and advises clients across a wide range of practice areas, including: bankruptcy, foreclosure and creditors' rights issues; asset-based lending, leveraged buyout and other transactions; bank regulatory matters; mergers and acquisitions; financial services litigation; general corporate governance matters; and general and consumer litigation defense.

With experience working on a variety of transactional matters, including bank and corporate mergers, entity conversions and other business acquisitions, and various types of cases in both federal and state court, including resolutions of multiple 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