Wayne R. Cohen, Esq


Wayne Cohen is the founder and managing partner for Cohen & Cohen, where the everyday focus is on the rights of those who have been injured. As an AV-rated lawyer, Wayne represents people in the Washington, DC area and has immense experience handling class actions, vehicle collisions, wrongful death, and medical malpractice.

Mr. Cohen has established himself a strong reputation in the legal community, and has been recognized in various publications for his dependable and strategic legal services. In fact, Wayne has been described as one of “Washington’s Best Lawyers”, “Washington’s Top 40 Lawyers Under 40”, “Washington’s Top Trial Lawyers”, and “The 50 Best Lawyers in Washington”. Not only that, but he is seen as one of the city’s most feared and unwavering personal injury lawyers. 


The Washington Examiner described Wayne Cohen as a prominent personal injury lawyer on January 31, 2006. The Washingtonian Magazine listed him in their November 2015, November 2011, December 2013, December 2007, December 2009, April 2002, August 2004, July 2006, and June 2001 issues. In the District of Columbia, Wayne was named as one of The National Trial Lawyers Assocation’s 2008 Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He was categorized as Washington DC’s Super Lawyers from 2011 to 2016. Wayne has also been a guest on many television and radio platforms, including:


  • ESPN Radio

  • Fox 5

  • The Washingtonian

  • The Wall Street Journal

  • The Examiner

  • The Today Show

  • ABC

  • NBC

  • WTOP

  • Good Morning America

  • USA Today


Wayne Cohen provides contingency fees for clients, where service fees are only collected after a case is settled or has seen won. By offering contingency legal services, more people can get the reliable legal guidance they need.