Lawrence M. Cohen

(516) 355-9672



  • • Catastrophic/Personal Injury
  • • Complex Litigation
  • • Construction and Labor Law
  • • Premises Liability
  • • Products Liability

Lawrence in an associate attorney with Harfenist Kraut & Perlstein LLP. He has worked on a wide variety of cases including catastrophic/personal injury, complex litigation, construction and labor law, business and commercial litigation, real estate litigation, premises liability, products liability, and environmental and toxic torts.

Due to his knowledge and ability to serve clients in a wide variety of disciplines, he currently works with accident victims, large scale construction companies, real estate owners, self insured entities, third-party administrators, business owners, and financial institutions.

Lawrence is an experienced negotiator with big firm experience, has strong deposition skills, and is known as a strategic thinker who is able to see the big picture. This ensures his clients they are working with an attorney who understands their overarching needs, but at the same time is also able to break down the process into actionable steps to get things done.

Clients enjoy working with Lawrence because he is able to simplify complex legal jargon, and is also an empathetic, caring advocate with a vested interest in ensuring the success & happiness of his clients.


J.D., Quinnipac University School of Law, 1993
-American Jurisprudence Award Recipient B.S., SUNY Albany, 1990

Bar Qualifications

  • New York
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

Affiliations & Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • LinkedIn