Jacob Daniel Cohen

Jacob Daniel Cohen

Associate
Location:
Houston, Texas
Phone:
713-337-5000
Email:

Jacob has been practicing family law in Texas since graduating from South Texas College of Law in 2011.  He joined the Law Office of Robert S. Hoffman, P.L.L.C. in September of 2013 as an associate and spent over 4 years working on cases with complex property issues and highly contentious child custody matters.  During his time with Mr. Hoffman, he sat second chair in jury trials and binding arbitrations.  He attended, defended and took numerous depositions as well as represented clients at mediations and ancillary hearings. 

 

In February of 2018 Jacob joined the newly created Rainwater Firm. Jacob’s strengths include advocating the best interests of the children and working on cases with complex property issues and highly contentious child custody matters. 

 

Jacob is a native Houstonian, a seventh generation Texan, a second generation Harris County family law attorney. He is committed to working with his clients to obtain swift and just resolutions to every case as well as working through whatever challenges may come up.     

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2012

Education

  • South Texas College of Law Houston, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. - 2011
  • University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Major: Communication and Information Sciences

Classes/Seminars

  • Texas Family Law Practice for Paralegals, HalfMoon Education Inc., 2017

Honors and Awards

  • Intramural Mock Trial Tournament: 1st Place Team; 3rd Best Speaker, 2011

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Robert S. Hoffman, P.L.L.C., Associate Attorney, 2013 - 2018
  • Jacob, Fritsch, and Ramos, P.C., Associate Attorney, 2012 - 2013

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Zeta Beta Tau