Cozen O'Connor established its Miami office in 2006 to fulfill the needs of the firm’s local and international clients. The firm's office, situated in the heart of the downtown Miami business district, serves clients ranging from large multinational corporations to individuals and closely held entrepreneurial businesses. The firm expanded the Miami office after adding 14 Intellectual Property litigators from a nationally recognized, intellectual property law firm.
Accommodating the needs of the firm’s domestic clients as well as its clients in Latin America, the Miami office focuses its practice in the areas of general litigation, commercial litigation, immigration and a full range of corporate matters. The litigators in our Miami office have significant experience defending airlines and aviation component manufacturers, representing employers in various aspects of employment litigation, and handling complex tort litigation and products liability matters. Our transactional attorneys advise on a multitude of complex business transactions, including domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, financings, operational and general corporate matters, and corporate governance. Our IP attorneys represent and counsels internet and computer software companies and web development companies on how to protect and optimize the value of their trade secrets and internet rights.
August 28, 2019
Best Lawyers selected 138 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 21 of the firm’s national offices for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
August 28, 2019
Cozen O’Connor is proud to announce that six of the firm’s lawyers have been recognized as “Lawyers of the Year” in their respective practices by Best Lawyers in America.
August 28, 2019
Joe Rich, a member the firm’s Miami office, has been appointed to the board of directors for the National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP).
June 26, 2019
Super Lawyers has named Nine Cozen O'Connor attorneys to its 2019 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.
April 12, 2019
The South Florida Business Journal has named Susan Eisenberg as one of 2019’s Influential Business Women.
November 05, 2018
Chambers Global has recognized Cozen O’ Connor attorneys Joseph Tilson and Susan Eisenberg as two worldwide leaders in labor and employment law. Both Tilson and Eisenberg are also ranked in the Chambers USA Guide.
February 15, 2018
Cozen O’Connor’s Miami and Midtown Manhattan offices have new leaders, while the former managing partner in Miami has been elevated to a firmwide strategic role.
February 15, 2018
Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce Susan Eisenberg has been appointed to serve as the Office Managing Partner for the firm’s Miami office.
August 23, 2017
Lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition based on a rigorous peer-review that has been developed and defined for more than 30 years.
August 01, 2017
Robert Weaver and Gene Lang, both of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property department, became Board Certified in Intellectual Property Law by the Florida Bar.
June 15, 2017
Chambers Global has recognized Cozen O’ Connor attorneys Susan Eisenberg, Paul Dowsey, and Joseph Tilson as three worldwide leaders in their respective practices.
April 03, 2017
The management committee is pleased to welcome a particularly qualified group to membership, composed of outstanding attorneys who have demonstrated remarkable professionalism, leadership, dedication, and loyalty to the firm and the legal community at large.
March 22, 2017
Cozen O’Connor expanded its Miami office with the addition of three commercial litigators: Charles C. Kline, Jason Domark and Reid Kline, all joining as members. Charles Kline and Domark were both formerly with White & Case. Reid Kline joins the firm from Kelly Tractor Co.
January 09, 2017
Cozen O’Connor is pleased to welcome a team of three lawyers with extensive immigration experience to the firm’s Miami office.
November 03, 2016
Simeon Brier, Matthew Criscuolo and Thomas Dye discuss an emergency motion filed to halt construction of a seawall behind their client’s condominium.
August 15, 2016
James Gale discusses a recent Federal Circuit decision that faults the Patent Trial and Appeal Board for using the expression “common sense” in patent law.
August 15, 2016
Sixty-two Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 13 of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
June 27, 2016
The addition continues the firm’s growth in South Florida and California and brings substantial intellectual property strength in areas such as patent procurement, opinion work, and patent litigation in both federal courts and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, trademark procurement and litigation, non-compete litigation, information technology law, trade secrets, copyrights and business litigation.
June 02, 2016
The transaction will boost the expansion of Cozen O'Connor’s Intellectual Property Department and continue the firm’s growth in South Florida and California.
May 05, 2016
Bruno is a transactional attorney who handles all aspects of commercial real estate and finance transactions, including acquisitions, leasing, development, joint ventures, loan issuances and restructurings, note purchases, workouts, and fund formations in Florida and throughout the United States.
April 01, 2016
Adds Depth to the firm’s practice in South Florida, Southern California and Seattle.
December 02, 2015
Eisenberg and Williams strengthen Labor & Employment Practice.
September 23, 2014
Continuing its strategic growth in South Florida, Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce the arrival of commercial litigator Jeffrey Gilbert as a partner in the firm’s Miami office. Most recently a shareholder with Greenberg Traurig, Gilbert is an accomplished and experienced real estate, business and trusts and estates litigator.
November 25, 2013
Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce the continued expansion of its internationally recognized Subrogation & Recovery Department with the recent addition of four attorneys. Lawyers who have joined the firm’s Subrogation & Recovery Department in 2013 include Virginia Markovich, member in the New York office; Philip J. Berens, an associate in Los Angeles; Richard J. Maleski, an associate in the Miami office; and Marie-Pier Nadeau, an associate in the Toronto office.
August 28, 2013
Forty-six Cozen O’Connor lawyers from eight of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys were selected based on a rigorous peer-review of more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations. The list will be included in publications such as The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and New York magazine.
June 10, 2013
In a Father's Day themed article, Life Publications highlights Simeon Brier of the firm's Miami and West Palm Beach offices among their chosen "Power Pops." The individuals included were selected from multiple nominations of local men who exemplified Life Publications' definition of a Power Pop.
April 01, 2013
Mr. Schrier, formerly a partner with K&L Gates, focuses his practice on complex business transactions, including domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, restructurings, and venture and growth capital investments.
March 18, 2013
Six attorneys from the firm of Edwards Wildman are joining Cozen O'Connor, in practice areas that include trusts and estates/private client services, real estate, insurance coverage, reinsurance, insurance corporate and regulatory and litigation.
February 09, 2011
Forty-three Cozen O’Connor lawyers from six of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2011 edition based on a rigorous peer–review of more than 3.1 million detailed evaluations.
September 29, 2009
Forty-two Cozen O’Connor attorneys from seven of the firm’s national offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
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When arriving at the Tri-Rail station you will get on the Metro-rail heading south.
Exit at the Government Center. Proceed to the second floor to board the Metro Mover. You will be taking the Omni Outer Loop
On the Metro Mover platform the Movers with have signs to insure you board the correct one. Once on the mover you will exit on the 3rd Stop (Bayfront Park Station) The Southeast Financial Center will be to your left across the street.
When exiting the airport stay in the center lane.
Take the SR-112 E ramp toward I-95 N / BEACHES / SR-953 / NORTH LEJEUNE / HIALEAH / SR-836 W / SOUTH LEJEUNE / CORAL GABLES. You will now be on LeJeune Road heading south Take the SOUTH LEJEUNE ramp toward SR-836 W. Once you enter the expressway, take the I-95 exit towards Downtown. Take the MIAMI AVE exit- EXIT 2C- on the LEFT toward DOWNTOWN / BISCAYNE BLVD / BRICKELL AVE.
Take the US-1 N ramp toward BISCAYNE BLVD.
Take the SE 2 ND AVE ramp toward BISCAYNE BLVD.
Continue STRAIGHT to go onto SE 3RD ST. The street will then curve to the left and the Southeast Financial Center will be on your left hand side.
Parking is available on the street or parking garage.
General Transportation Telephone Numbers and Websites
Miami International Airport 305-876-7000
Miami-Dade Transit Services (Metrobus, Metrorail, Metromover) 305-891-3131