When you need a lawyer to represent your rights in connection with your work injury, you want someone with top-of-the-field advocacy skills. Dave Stern and Taylor Cohen are both former Division One college athletes. We know the commitment to winning. We have taken those experiences to the courtroom. Highly regarded by the judiciary and our opponents, recognition of our accomplishments speaks for itself.

Dave Stern has been recognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal as “Best of the Bar” – literally the only Workers’ Compensation attorney to ever receive this recognition. This honor was voted on by a panel of legal experts. He was also voted by his peers in the Super Lawyer publication as one of the top 100 attorneys across all fields of law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Dave Stern has an extraordinary depth of knowledge in Workers’ Compensation law and he is the ultimate strategist when it comes to litigating or settling a case for an injured worker. Dave’s opponents refer their friends and family members to him – the ultimate sign of respect.

Taylor Cohen was previously mentored by Dave and, as a result, brings an impressive skill set to his representation of clients. Taylor has been voted a Rising Star by his peers in the Super Lawyer publication and is the youngest adjunct professor at Temple University School of Law, teaching Workers’ Compensation to law students. Give us the opportunity to help you.

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Stern & Cohen, P.C. has recovered millions in Workers’ Compensation settlements for injured workers across Pennsylvania.

David F. Stern

David F. Stern

Dave F. Stern has concentrated his practice on workers’ compensation law for 20 years. He has garnered recognition for his advocacy skills from his opponents, the judiciary, and most importantly, the thousands of clients he has successfully represented. Dave has been selected a Super Lawyer® on numerous occasions, including most recently in 2019. In 2018, based on the results of voting of his peers, that publication listed him amongst the Top 100 Lawyers in both Pennsylvania and Philadelphia – one of only two claimants’ workers’ compensation lawyers to be bestowed that honor. Dave has been chosen to the Best Lawyers® list every year for almost a decade. In 2019, he was awarded The Philadelphia Business Journal ‘Best of the Bar’® distinction – the only workers’ compensation attorney rewarded this prestigious recognition. He was also identified as one of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania by The National Trial Lawyers Top 100®.

Taylor Cohen

Taylor J. Cohen

Taylor J. Cohen is a founding partner of Stern & Cohen, P.C., who has focused his practice exclusively on the protection of injured workers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He honed his litigation skills in the workers’ compensation arena under the tutelage of his partner, David F. Stern, as his litigation chair. Taylor continues to garner recognition and accomplishments in the workers’ compensation practice area. For example, two years into his legal practice, he was the youngest lawyer named an adjunct professor of law at Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law, having the opportunity to teach Workers’ Compensation. Taylor has also consistently been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® Rising Star. This is a list of the top-up-and-coming lawyers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement – an honor given to only 2.5 percent of attorneys in Pennsylvania 40 years old or younger.

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