About the Firm

Choosing Cohen, LaBarbera and Landrigan, LLP ensures that you will be represented by the finest, most qualified attorneys in Orange County. Our proven, qualified staff is here to assist you with your legal matters in a professional manner.

Biographies of the Partners:

Ronald J. Cohen was born in New York, NY, on April 20, 1956; admitted
to bar in 1981; New York; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. District Court, Eastern & Southern Districts of New York and U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit.

  • Education: Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (BS in Accounting with Honors, in Economics, Magna Cum Laude, 1978); St. John’s University (Juris Doctorate, 1980); University of Bridgeport School of Law (L.L.M. in Taxation, 1991).
  • Member: Orange County Bar Association; New York State Bar Association; American Bar Association (Member, Tax Association); Managing Partner/Member, Ninth Judicial Compulsory Arbitration Panel (1983- ); Board of Directors, Orange County Rural Development Advisory Corp.; Ezrus Cholim Health Center; Treasurer of Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County.
  • Practice Areas: Taxation; Estate Planning; Estates; Commercial; Pension Plan Law; Real Estate; Corporate Law.

Biographies Of Counsel:

Stuart Thalblum was born in New York, NY, on July 15, 1959; admitted to bar in 1990, New York; in 1996, Illinois; in 2000, California.

  • Education: State University of New York at Albany (B.A., 1981); St. John’s University School of Law (J.D., 1989).
  • Member: Pro Bono Counselor, Monday Night Legal Advisory Workshop (1992-1994); Director and Secretary, 84-49 Owners Corp., Jamaica, New York (1993-1994).
  • Areas: Litigation; Bankruptcy; Corporate Law; Securities.

Stephen P. LaBarbera was born in Brooklyn, NY, on March 18, 1952; admitted to bar in 1981, New York.

  • Education: State University of New York at Albany (B.S. in Accounting, Magna Cum Laude, 1974); St. John’s University School of Law (J.D., 1980); Certified Public Accountant, New York in 1978).
  • Areas: Taxation; Estate Planning; Real Estate; Corporate Law.

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  • Competitive Rates
  • Spanish Spoken
  • Affordable Payment Plans
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  • New York State Bar Association Member
  • Orange County Bar Member