1700
TRUSTED CLIENTS

98%
SUCCESSFUL CASES

$190,000,000
ASSETS SAVED

352
LOAN MODIFICATIONS

1700
TRUSTED CLIENTS

98%
SUCCESSFUL CASES

$190,000,000
ASSETS SAVED

352
LOAN MODIFICATIONS

MONMOUTH COUNTY NJ BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY

WHAT IS BANKRUPTCY?

“A new opportunity in life, unhampered by the pressure and discouragement of preexisting debt.”

-The Supreme Court of the United States

MONMOUTH COUNTY NJ
BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY

WHAT IS BANKRUPTCY?

“A new opportunity in life, unhampered by the pressure and discouragement of preexisting debt.”

-The Supreme Court of the United States

Chapter 7

Chapter 7 bankruptcy is a clean slate on your debts. A fresh start unburdened by your prior debts.
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Chapter 13

Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a soft landing for those that need to time to resolve their debts.

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Loan Modification

Correctly applying for loan modification greatly improves your chance to qualify.

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HOW CAN I HELP YOU?

The answer is no, absolutely not. I always say, I want every client to come in, I want them to leave their worry and anxiety in my office and I want every client to sleep at night because I do too.

The point is, no. The way that bankruptcy works, you can file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, which is a complete forgiveness of all of your debts, and you can keep your house, you can keep your car, you can keep your worldly goods and possessions. You can keep all the money in your qualified retirement account, your 401(k), your pension, your IRA, your tax refund, and still get rid of your debts. Under the bankruptcy code and under the federal bankruptcy code in particular, there are what are called exemptions. Exemptions are what allow you to keep property.

The best thing always is to come in and let me walk you through this. Look, you can certainly find those things online and start doing these calculations yourself and saying, “Oh my God, I’m going to lose A, B, and C.” But at the end of the day, you’re not. Actually, for clients who have, and I certainly have those, who live in 4,000 square foot houses, the bankruptcy trustee may have no interest in their household goods and furnishings. I recommend a certified appraisal to appraise the household goods and furnishings. They’re worth a lot less than they think they are and they can still be protected under the bankruptcy code.

The answer is no. Congress revised the bankruptcy code in 2005, and under the 2005 amendments to the bankruptcy code, there’s something that was put in place called the Means Test. Don’t do it at home. That’s why you’ll notice on my website, I don’t have a tool that says, “Try this yourself and see what chapter you qualify for.” On paper, if you earn over a certain amount for a certain number of people in your household, it would look like you were automatically pushed out of the Chapter 7 into a Chapter 13 or Chapter 11 where you could instead have a clean slate on your debts in a Chapter 7.

With Chapter 7, you’re in and out of bankruptcy in a matter of months, life is good, you’re moving forward. You’d be forced into, if you didn’t qualify for Chapter 7 based on income, and it was a 13, that in that 13 you would be in it for a period of three to five years repaying a portion or all of your debt.

Don’t let the fear of having to pay back some of your debt stop you from coming in for a consultation. I work with that Means Test. There is jurisdictional law, federal law, local case law that can help bring you back from where you think, “Oh my God, I’m a Chapter 13 and I have to pay back money,” into, “Okay, now we’re at a Chapter 7, you’re getting a discharge of your debt.”

Certainly, there are times when someone is going to actually have to be a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, and that’s okay too because in a Chapter 13, even if you’re paying back a portion of your debt, all the collection efforts are stopped, lawsuits are stopped, interest and fees are stopped on all the debts, and it’s pretty much an interest free loan from the government to help rebuild, restructure, and get out from under your debt.

The work that I do after a client is finished with bankruptcy is make sure that their credit reports are perfect. This work is done under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). I like to wait ninety (90) days after my client receives their discharge of bankruptcy. Then I have them request their credit reports in a specific way under the FCRA. I review their credit reports from all of the credit reporting bureaus, Equifax, Experian, Transunion to make sure that everything is reporting correctly. If it is not, we institute the dispute process. For all former clients, as a courtesy I offer credit report review once a year.

Generally, I want my clients to understand that they should be lucky to be able to keep their home and avoid a foreclosure. If you qualify for a loan modification, after reviewing your specific loan to see what you are eligible for, a safe baseline for a loan modification is that the arrears are put on the back end of the mortgage, the interest rate is lowered to somewhere around the going market rate, and your payment stays the same, goes down a few hundred dollars, or goes up slightly. Surely, results vary. Clients do see significant reductions in their mortgage payments.

Not always. Many clients get mortgage modifications without the need to file a bankruptcy. It can come down to questions of timing. If you are just falling behind on your mortgage payment or are current on your mortgage payment, it may not be necessary to file a bankruptcy. Is a sheriff sale scheduled? Then we may need to file a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy to stop the sheriff sale and buy time to put in for the loan modification. Do you have a significant amount of unsecured debt (credit card debt, medical debt, personal loans? Is this unsecured debt affecting your debt to income ratios for a loan modification? A bankruptcy may be in order.

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joyce pedersen
joyce pedersen
22:12 04 Nov 21
I highly recommend Mr. Goldsmith . Him and his assistant went above and beyond to settle super quick! The communication back and forth CAN NOT BE... BEAT. Affordable, responsive, kind and a sense of humor. CAN’T BEAT THAT! He made sure I knew EVERYTHING to expect and made me feel better about all the steps needed to complete. Can’t beat getting it all done in less then 2 months as well. He even got a levy lifted from two account ridiculously quick! If you’re looking for a bankruptcy lawyer LOOK NO FURTHER! You won’t regret it!read more
Lude Philippe
Lude Philippe
01:37 28 Sep 21
Lude philippe from Colts NeckSeptember 27/2021Positive, professionalism, responsiveness, knowledge, brilliant, terrific, impressive lawyer. I... cannot speak highly enough of attorney Jonathan Cohen Goldsmith. His kindness, dedication and compassion exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend Jonathan and his firm to any person that needs a bankruptcy attorney. Thank you, once again on doing a great job 👍read more
OklahomaNoles
OklahomaNoles
15:56 13 Sep 21
Jonathan is honest and insightful. From the first conversation we had he helped me understand what to expect from this experience. With no knowledge... this process can be intimidating. Both Jonathan and his assistant Tammy are very fast to respond to any questions or concerns you may have. If bankruptcy is something you’re even thinking about, I would highly recommend speaking to Jonathan.read more
Diane Diaz
Diane Diaz
17:51 25 Aug 21
Jonathan Cohen has been there for me through the whole process with my bankruptcy!!! He was honest from the 1st day speaking .. He was very... professionalFinally done and I thank Jonathan so much for being there through it all… very pleased with choosing him too be my attorney..read more
Liam Donohue
Liam Donohue
20:25 19 Aug 21
Jonathan somehow made me feel great about declaring bankruptcy. During the lowest point of my life, all of my accounts frozen, I called Jonathan and... he personally answered and got my case filed within 15 minutes. He not only got all my assets unfrozen as fast as possible, but he got me a great deal and now I’m starting over with a clean slate. This experience almost makes me want to get sued for half a million dollars again, just so I can have the pleasure of dealing with Jonathan again!read more
Andrea Migliazza
Andrea Migliazza
22:02 30 Jul 21
From day one, Mr. Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen and his paralegal Tammy held my hand through this difficult process. They were both professional and... thorough. I it was difficult time due to the pandemec, yet Mr. Cohen and Tammy worked diligently with clear communication thru email and txt. The two of them went above and beyond to get the job done efficiently. I highly recommend their services'read more
TheRealAnna Liza
TheRealAnna Liza
03:07 23 Jun 21
Candace Donohue
Candace Donohue
10:04 22 Apr 21
The decision to file for bankruptcy was not any easy one. Finding the right attorney was even more difficult.After much research, I chose Jonathan... Goldsmith Cohen in Tinton Falls, NJ. I am so glad I did!Jonathan is very professional, knowledgeable and easy to talk to. He walked me through the process, step by step, which was so important to me. He put me at ease. If I had any questions or concerns, I recieved a quick response.Tammy, his assistant, was very helpful, too. I am not very computer savvy and she helped me with the paperwork. She made it easy for me.For anyone that is feeling overwhelmed with their debts and is thinking about filing bankruptcy, I highly suggest you talk with Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen. I think you will be glad you did. I know I am.read more
Andres Zapata
Andres Zapata
01:03 22 Apr 21
I want to thank Jonathan and his team for their excellent work in my bankruptcy case. Their hard work, professionalism, understanding, work ethic and... flexibility made this tough situation have excellent results. I strongly recommend Jonathan to handle your case if you or anyone you know is having financial difficulties.Thanks again to Jonathan and his team for your excellent work.SincerelyAndres Zapataread more
Kristina Stewart
Kristina Stewart
16:08 13 Apr 21
Due to Covid-19, I had lost my job and got so far behind with my finances needing to file a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen made this... situation painless! He was welcoming, polite, and talked to you like a person. Every question I had was answered thoroughly and promptly. He provided me with my options and explained everything in a way that was easy to understand. He was always just and e-mail, call, video chat, or text away. I 100% recommend him if you're seeking financial help with a bankruptcy. This stressful time in my life was made easy and clear.read more
J Finley
J Finley
23:14 08 Apr 21
Jonathan and his assistant Tammy helped to make a situation that was unpleasant so much easier. From our first appointment Jonathan has continually... worked on finding the best solution available for my wife and I. As various roadblocks came up during this process Jonathan put my wife and I at ease and quickly resolved the situation. Jonathan answered all our various questions throughout very quickly. I would recommend Jonathan to anyone who may have a need for his services.Thank You Jonathan!read more
Melissa Bolte
Melissa Bolte
16:53 08 Apr 21
Steve Grochola
Steve Grochola
15:07 07 Jan 21
WOW! Jonathan and his star assistant Tammy made a seemingly difficult situation feel like it was no sweat. Thank you so much for taking the time to... answer my many questions via text, email and phone calls with total patience, upmost professionalism and complete expertise and also doing all of that with a genuine heartfelt kindness and great personality. I always felt like I was the main focus in every conversation and never felt like just another "client". I highly recommend Jonathan and his amazing team! I am very grateful for all your help! Thanks again!read more
Francisco
Francisco
20:34 16 Dec 20
Great service, very professional and always ready to help with whatever you need!!!
Karine Peterside
Karine Peterside
11:52 16 Dec 20
I received a very comprehensive and informative consultation. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and straight to the point. I was really grateful for his... honesty and piece of mind that he provided for me. After consulting with Jonathan I knew exactly what to do. Thank you very much!read more
Charlie Glover
Charlie Glover
19:53 11 Dec 20
Mr.Cohen is very professional he was very understanding And thorough with his work ! He also guides you and is with you every step of the way!Thank... you , Mr.Charles Gloverread more
Anisa Hayman
Anisa Hayman
17:08 04 Dec 20
OMG I cannot say enough about Jonathan and his assistant Tammy. They were both very professional and informative throughout the entire... process.Jonathan took the time to explain everything in detail and give me different options. The bankruptcy process is so scary and nerve wrecking and he made is seem so easy.I would recommend Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Esq to anyone looking for a Bankruptcy Lawyer.Thanks again Jonathan and Tammy for everything!!!!read more
Denise Rosato
Denise Rosato
00:37 08 Nov 20
My quality of life was improved. Jonathan, helped me to understand and revise my way of spending. Jonathan listens to you, coaches you on every... step of the process, and promptly answers your call or emails. I would recommend Jonathan to anyone who needs help - family and friends included.read more
Bfrec 3369
Bfrec 3369
18:50 19 Oct 20
Jonathan's services were excellent in every regard.
javaughn collins
javaughn collins
22:28 29 Sep 20
Jonathan has been the most pleasant lawyer I’ve ever come to deal with. He made filing for bankruptcy an easy process by thoroughly explaining each... step & taking the time to make sure you understand the process. He is enthusiastic & can tell he loves what he does for a living. I would 100% recommend him to anyone looking to file or even if you’re curious to know what steps to take, I highly recommend Jonathan & his awesome staff Tammy! The best!read more
Dan Kurdyla
Dan Kurdyla
16:00 23 Sep 20
Jonathan was awesome, super friendly throughout my time working with him. Very knowledgeable and made me everything super easy. Highly recommend him!
Jennifer Dixon
Jennifer Dixon
21:17 17 Sep 20
I want to start by saying Jonathan made me feel so comfortable with the whole process of filing for bankruptcy. I literally text him 30 minutes prior... to the hearing with questions. He called me and walked me through what was going to be asked of me. ( with Covid-19 we had to do court via phone) Even by phone it felt like Jonathan was sitting right next to me. He was so encouraging, letting me know that I would still have a life post bankruptcy and it is not the end of the world. I can't say enough good (or should I say GREAT) things about him. There are so many other chooses for lawyers around that have millions of other clients that make you feel less then important. But, Jonathan and his assistant Tammy were with me every step of the way. I am glad that I had him handle my case.read more
Diane Kraft
Diane Kraft
00:44 21 Aug 20
What a wonderful, professional, yet personal experience it was working with Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen, Esq. He was everything we hoped for in an... attorney. Jonathan went above and beyond at all times. From when we first met him he made us feel at ease with his warm, charismatic personality, but that pales in comparison to his expertise and experience in law. I would highly recommend Jonathan and the I. Mark Cohen Law Group.read more
Michael F
Michael F
20:03 11 Aug 20
AAA+++ They helped me with a stressful situation, Jonathan talks you thru everything. he explains very well exactly what you are going to experience... during the process. Jonathan and his assistant Tammy are just so nice and a pleasure to work with, they are just a text away if you have any last minute questions, I highly recommend them. They seem to know everything about bankruptcy law!read more
Lindsey Sarno
Lindsey Sarno
15:57 09 Aug 20
great attorney to chose, very thorough and sincere. Goes above and beyond to make you feel comfortable and helps you throughout the entire process.... Thanks so much Jonathanread more
Millie Larancuent
Millie Larancuent
14:42 03 Aug 20
Excellent BK Lawyer. He’ll guide you through the process professionally and respectful without judgments.Very friendly, I highly recommended him.
Jennifer Tabet
Jennifer Tabet
14:09 27 Jul 20
D R
D R
21:59 24 Jul 20
Jonathan is amazing. He is very professional and was so compassionate during a trying and difficult time. Every question was answered and I never... felt as if I was being rushed. If you are ever in need of his services, he is the best!read more
Leigh Pearce
Leigh Pearce
09:37 23 Jul 20
There just aren't enough words to describe how great this guy is!I felt completely comfortable with Jonathan from the very first time we spoke on... the phone. He was SO incredibly friendly, didn't judge me or question things I had done in the past. He answered every question, walked me through every step of the process. I never once felt like I was "alone". Jonathan made me feel like I had an ally and that meant everything.I was referred to Jonathan by a former coworker and contacting him was the best decision I've ever made. I can't imagine how traumatic this experience might have been if I had chosen a different attorney.read more
Crucita Brown
Crucita Brown
19:40 22 Jul 20
Jonathan, is an awesome attorney. He made a desprate situation better. I was embarrassed and scared, and he didn't judge me. He showed me the... compassion I needed.read more
Nubia Palermo
Nubia Palermo
16:05 21 Jul 20
Jonathan made the process completely transparent and worry-free. He answered all of my questions and provided true support and advice. I couldn’t be... more appreciative!read more
Howard Kleinman
Howard Kleinman
16:00 15 Jul 20
I highly recommend Atty Cohen. He recently handled a legal matter for me & I found him to be extremely professional. He walked me through the whole... process & answered any questions that I had. I will not hesitate to use his services again.read more
Michelle Flo
Michelle Flo
16:00 01 Jul 20
The day before I went to visit Jonathan I was being threatened into a lawsuit because of my business partners negligence. So stressed and... overwhelmed with financial burden. I went and sat with Jonathan the next day and I couldn’t be happier that I did. Jonathan settled my nerves and calmed me down saying everything is going to be okay.Through filing, I realized that although life can get rough and overwhelming, there can be light at the end of the tunnel. Bankruptcy was the best thing I could have done for myself, and filing with with Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen was the best person I could have filed with!He is very professional while also keeping it light and relaxing. His council is very well received. His court proceedings only took 2 minutes, while everyone else’s were about 10 minutes thanks to his due diligence. Jonathan is the real deal! I highly recommend!!read more
Lisa Cremone
Lisa Cremone
01:49 12 Jun 20
Jonathan is very professional, friendly, knowledgeable and always willing to assist when needed. His attention to detail and prompt replies are... amazing. Thank you for all the help throughout the years and always being there when needed 😊read more
Carlos Martinez
Carlos Martinez
17:56 03 Jun 20
A Ross
A Ross
09:10 03 Jun 20
Working with Jonathan and his firm was an absolute pleasure. From the very beginning he made me feel comfortable. He made the whole process very easy... for me. He was always available for you if you had any questions about anything. He took care of my case in a very timely manner considering what has been going on with the virus. If you are looking for the best firm this is it. I would highly recommend Jonathan to anyone. Thank you again for taking care of everything for me. Jonathan is truly the best.read more
Marwan Sarkis
Marwan Sarkis
01:59 11 May 20
My wife and I were referred to Jonathan and our only regret was not coming to him sooner. Throughout the entire process, he was assertive and... professional as well as compassionate - never once promising something he couldn't deliver. We are so grateful for his services and would highly recommend him!read more
gordon yee
gordon yee
14:12 27 Apr 20
Jonathan was very effective, polite, and professional. It was a pleasure working with him. Strongly recommend Jonathan's service.
Vincent Calogero
Vincent Calogero
20:46 20 Apr 20
Super easy start to finish.Always available for my questions and I was informed every step of the way.I was nervous searching for where to go and... super glad I made a great choice.Would recommend to everyone.read more
Loretta Rumsey
Loretta Rumsey
20:32 20 Apr 20
Nicole Bucko
Nicole Bucko
18:35 15 Apr 20
Jonathan and his staff were very pleasant to work with. He was extremely helpful in answering all of my questions and put me at ease with all... concerns regarding the filing process. I would definitely recommend him to anyone considering filing.read more
Andruw Debord
Andruw Debord
16:33 13 Apr 20
Debord Family
Debord Family
16:31 13 Apr 20
Melinda Ruszczyk
Melinda Ruszczyk
18:18 24 Feb 20
Jonathan and his staff were completely professional helpful took time to answer all of my questions and put me at ease because I was just so nervous... about everythingread more
Donna Mazyck
Donna Mazyck
14:07 24 Nov 19
Anna Mary Verduci
Anna Mary Verduci
16:38 22 Aug 19
Thank you for always going above and beyond for me . It is wonderful to know I have chance to enjoy my senior years financially stable. I can... actually sleep at night now without worrying. God blessread more
Kevin Verduci
Kevin Verduci
16:23 22 Aug 19
I am so very thankful of all of your help and expertise ! You really went above and beyond to help my mother and my family in our situation. And... most importantly you produced results far in excess of what we originally thought and expected. Thank You Jonathan!!!!!read more
Denae Kistler
Denae Kistler
13:45 22 Jul 19
Jonathan and his staff were extremely helpful and easy to work with. Jonathan helped me through this process every step of the way. I would highly... recommend him.read more
Jill Boisvert
Jill Boisvert
13:18 20 May 19
Jonathan has made a not-so-fun experience an overall pleasure. He is clear, concise, and considerate. The process, with a different lawyer was... overwhelming, time consuming, and scary, which lead me to put off taking care of the business I needed to. I wish I found Jonathan sooner, instead of hoping it would just "go away" on it's own. If you're unsure of what you're doing, or even if you know what you're doing, you will go in and leave Jonathan's office feeling positive, confident & comfortable.read more
rliepa2004
rliepa2004
20:28 26 Apr 19
rosie vlogs
rosie vlogs
21:05 11 Apr 19
Jonathan was so wonderful to work with. He was patient and kind and explained everything as we went along the process. We highly recommend him!
Lori Dunn
Lori Dunn
19:41 06 Mar 19
my experience with jonathan was a very good one. He helped me save my home it did take a little while but well worth it. I would highly recommend his... firm to my friends!read more
Kristy Wilbert
Kristy Wilbert
18:34 06 Mar 19
Jonathan is an extremely knowledgeable and effective bankruptcy attorney. He makes the process of filing for bankruptcy as painless as possible. He... is very responsive to emails and phone calls. Aside from that you will never find a more warm, friendly, and caring attorney. He is truly an amazing human being.read more
Glenn Berkshire
Glenn Berkshire
15:33 28 Feb 19
I found Jonathan to be extremely helpful and easy to work with. Obviously, if you have to go to a bankruptcy attorney, you're a little stressed out.... But Jonathan's demeanor was very relaxed and really helped me feel more at ease with my situation. He always listened to what I had to say and made time for me to explain areas in which I was confused, whether by phone call or appointment.I noticed some bad reviews, but I can honestly say that to me, it sounds like they went to a completely different law firm than I did. From Jonathan to his support staff, they were very helpful and friendly. I would recommend Jonathan to anyone (including family!) who needs a bankruptcy lawyer.read more
Megan Stack
Megan Stack
22:19 20 Nov 18
This was a very humbling experience and Jonathan was nothing more than a true professional and supportive comfort on every level. I would highly... recommend Jonathan, not only because he is a competent Attorney, but he is also a guidance as far as many other financial and practical circumstances outside of the field of Bankruptcy. He has the confidence and integrity that you would seek in an attorney .read more
Gary Grothues
Gary Grothues
14:39 25 Sep 18
Dawn M
Dawn M
13:40 09 Aug 18
Jonathan was very reassuring since our first meeting. He simply stated mortgage modifications were not his area of expertise but had a team that is... well versed in the subject. We were having such a difficult time independently working with our mortgage company. Although they led us to believe we had a temporary modification, right from the start they slipped in additional undisclosed fees after the “contract” had been signed. It has been an uphill battle ever since.We sought legal counsel and Jonathan agreed to assist us, just as we were contemplating “walking away” from our home (not an easy decision to have to consider). I cannot express how comfortable he made us feel through this process. He drew up a contract to represent us and while we SLEPT, he did just that — represented us, advised us accordingly and communicated with us only when necessary. We have had an experience with an attorney whom I literally had to argue and seek assistance from another attorney, in order to make him do that for which he had been consulted and paid. We only seek legal counsel when we are not being treated fairly and know there are laws and established processes of which we have no knowledge or experience, to protect us.Jonathan is not arrogant and we felt he genuinely was concerned about our ordeal. He did not know us personally; we were completely honest with him so that he could get a sense of who we are and advocate on our behalf.When dealing with professionals, there is nothing more comforting than being able to trust them and the process, to rest assured they are working on our behalf; unfortunately this is not always or even usually the case — we left his office flabbergasted! Not only had Jonathan brought us to a better position, but he vowed to continue advocating to bring forth a legal outcome that would put us in an even better position to not have to continue struggling to stay afloat.Do not trust the mortgage company, although the application process is absolutely the same, they may not make the modifications as indicated to the full extent of the law. We believe if it’s legally possible, Jonathan and the I. Mark Cohen Group will advocate to make it happen. Thank you Jonathan!read more
Shelly Liick
Shelly Liick
13:48 18 May 18
Jonathan worked extremely well with me over two years with my loan modification. He kept me very well informed during the entire process. Even when... he wasn't in the office and I had concerns, he contacted me with the answers I needed to help until he returned to the office or the problem was resolved. He has and continues to be extremely patient with me and my financial circumstances in my position to pay my bill. I would totally recommend his services to anyone.read more
Jennifer P
Jennifer P
16:24 09 Sep 16
Choosing to go bankrupt as a young 30 year old was one of the scariest decisions I had to make. As a single mom, with no financial help, and a lot of... debt piling up from over the years, it was my only choice. I remember the morning I took off of work to find a lawyer and after hanging up with so many, I felt like my decision was going to end up more harm than good. And then Jonathan called me back. From the minute we spoke, I knew I was going to be okay. I knew that his process was proper with the law and would keep me safe. Jonathan was always available to answer questions and even took on the job of easing my emotions. I am beyond thankful for his expertise in bankruptcy, his attention to detail, his availability, and for the actual care I felt as his client. I highly recommend Jonathan for anyone considering filing. He will not steer you wrong.read more
Kyle Wendy Skultety
Kyle Wendy Skultety
02:16 31 Oct 15
Going bankrupt can be an embarrassing and lengthy experience. Jonathan made me feel comfortable during the entire process. His communication was... excellent and timely, he was patient with me when I asked a million questions, and always made me feel respected. I would recommend the firm to anyone wondering about bankruptcy. Seriously, he's the best lawyer I've ever had to deal with .read more
YoungFace ForeverFree
YoungFace ForeverFree
19:01 14 Jul 15
Jonathan was a pleasure to work with. He is very attentive to his clients and he explained the process very clearly in a way that was easy for me to... understand. I highly recommend him to anyone in need of a bankruptcy lawyer.read more
Katie Plunkett
Katie Plunkett
15:53 15 Dec 14
I had the pleasure of having Jonathan Goldsmith Cohen handle a case for me and it was flawlessy taken care of... A+++! I would highly recommend I.... Mark Cohen anytime you need a lawyer.read more
Glenn W. LeBoeuf
Glenn W. LeBoeuf
18:30 25 Nov 14
Mark is not only my personal attorney but also my "go to" professional when my clients need objectivity, attention to detail and compassion. I have... sent many clients to Mark and they have all complimented me on my suggestion.read more
Jeff Simon
Jeff Simon
14:23 03 Oct 14
I would highly recommend Jonathan Cohen Esq. who is a partner in the Mark Cohen Law Group. He is intelligent and thorough as you would expect, but he... has this rare ability to go beyond the usual attorney client relationship to make you feel like he is a good friend and will do everything he can to help you.read more
Nancy Wiseman
Nancy Wiseman
19:18 01 Jul 14
Who knew working with an attorney could be so much fun! Granted, no one puts the top down on their convertible and puts their puppy in the passenger... seat to go visit a lawyer. It's not a happy time. However, I was treated with the upmost dignity, respect, and professionalism. Jonathan really knows the law. I would happily recommend Jonathan and use his services again.read more
Bri Fr
Bri Fr
03:51 18 Apr 13
I would highly reccomend the service's of Jonathan Cohen to anyone facing the decision to go forward with Bankruptcy...it is a difficult financial... matter to deal with especially when it is related to a medical condition..Jonathan was so very caring & helpful with his knowledge and explaining it in simplicity...He was always quick with a call back on any questions or situations that would occur such as lien on my only bank account..thank you Jonathan for saving my sanity and making this a positive experience..Juan & Loriread more
Lin Z
Lin Z
00:14 04 Apr 13
Jonathan was excellent!!! We were in a very stressful situation and he was patient and compassionate and explained everything each step of the way.... As issues arise during this lengthy process he is always happy to speak to us. He answers e-mail and returns phone calls quickly and always is such a pleasure to deal with. He made a very trying situation bearable. I would highly recommend.read more
Linda Choate
Linda Choate
13:43 14 Feb 13
During a particularly sad and difficult time, Jonathan Cohen helped me to see the brighter side of filing bankruptcy. With his help and the help of... his firm I was able to start my life again free of debt. I would unconditionally recommend his practice.read more
Kristen Babcock
Kristen Babcock
02:49 12 Feb 13
My husband and I chose Mark Cohen to do the closing on our new house. We bought a very old house which brought a lot of complicated issues (oil tank,... leaking pipes, crumbling stairs). With his expertise, he was able to get us everything we wanted and needed in our "new" home. We were grateful for his time and quick responses. Thank you, Mark and staff of I. Mark Cohen Law Group!read more
Danielle Stark
Danielle Stark
15:54 11 Feb 13
Jonathan was such a great help with everything. He made the process smooth and uncomplicated, which was greatly appreciated. Jonathan was a pleasure... to work with; very knowledgeable, understanding, and forthright. Keep up the outstanding work. I would recommend the I. Mark Cohen Law Group to anyone who needs help with bankruptcy. They are compassionate and they care about their clients. Thanks again Jonathan!read more
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