Attorney David Cohn

About Me

David K. Cohn is the managing partner of Chain | Cohn | Stiles and is one of the most highly regarded trial lawyers in the Central Valley. He has been recognized in the "Best Lawyers in America" program, which is the oldest and among most respected attorney ranking services in the world. He has also been voted in the Best Lawyer in Kern County by The Bakersfield Californian Readers' Choice Poll, as well as a "Top Attorney," as reviewed be peers in Bakersfield Life Magazine. David has also been named a Super Lawyer in Southern California, an honor bestowed upon only the top 5 percent of lawyers in the region. He's also a Martindale-Hubbell AV preeminent-rated trial attorney. Over the course of his career, David has obtained numerous multi-million dollar results on behalf of his clients. Above all, David cares about his clients ability to move forward with their lives after traumatic accidents.
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Californiasince 1976
My Education
University of Southern CaliforniaBA - 1972
Southwestern Law SchoolJD - 1975
My Memberships
Consumer Attorneys of California
American Trial Lawyers Association
National Trial Lawyers
American Board of Trial Advocates
International Society of Barristers
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
My Publications
People in Business: David Cohn (The Bakersfield Californian)
Family's attorney discusses civil case against deputy (TBC)
Chain, Cohn, Stiles keeps downtown presence (Bakersfield Ca)
Kern County Generations: Chain Cohn Stiles (Bakersfield Mag)
The family of David Silva received a $3.4-million settlement
People in Business: Super Lawyers (TBC)

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Civil Rights since 2018
Personal Injury Law - Plaintiff since 2015
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Representative Verdicts & Settlements
Oilfield Injury, $10 Million Settlement
Wrongful Death, $8.8 Million Settlement
Wrongful Death, $6 Million Settlement
Received the Following Awards
Super Lawyers (Southern California Super Lawyers)
Best Lawyers in America
Best Law Firm (Bakersfield Californian Readers' Choice Poll)
Best Lawyer (Bakersfield Californian Readers' Choice Poll)
AV Peer Review Rating (Martindale-Hubbell)
Top 100 Verdicts in California

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