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County Attorney's Office
111 NW 1st Street, Suite 2810
Miami, Florida 33128

Public Records Custodian
Tomeka Ladson

Phone
305.375.5151

Fax
305.375.5634

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Attorney Profile

Nykeah L. Cohen

Practice Areas

  • Tort Liability & Medical Malpractice
  • Governmental Affairs

Education

  • University of Miami, J.D., 2012, J.D.,
  • Florida State University, B.A. in English (Creative Writing), 2002

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar 2013

Nykeah L. Cohen

Joined the Office in 2017
Assistant County Attorney


[email protected] 305-375-5151

Nykeah L. Cohen is a member of the Torts Liability & Medical Malpractice Section.  

Before joining the County Attorney's Office, Nykeah was a Prosecutor with the Broward State Attorney's Office. Nykeah worked diligently to hone the skills necessary to effectively litigate hundreds of cases from inception to disposition--never losing sight of the ultimate objective of seeking justice.  In the midst of handling large caseloads totaling an average of 300 cases, she prosecuted over 60 jury and non-jury trials ranging from Driving Under the Influence to Attempted Murder.  As a result of her trial acumen, she was selected as a representative of the Office's 200 attorneys, to attend the prestigious Gerald T. Bennett Prosecutor/Public Defender Trail Trianing Program where she was recognized as the State's "Featured Oral Advocate."

Prior Experience

  • Assistant State Attorney, Office of the State Attorney, 17th Judicial Circuit, 2013-2016
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Donald L. Graham, U.S. Southern District of Florida, 2011
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Patrick A. White, U.S. Southern District of Florida, 2010

Community Involvement, Awards, & Recognition

  • Law School Liaison, Street Law Initiative (Chair) TJ Reddick Bar Association, 2014-2016
  • Board Member, Historic Hampton House, 2013-2015
  • Member, Stephen R. Booher American Inn of Court, 2013-2014