Joseph A. Cohn, Jr.

Of Counsel

Joe is a Corpus Christi native who brings a wealth of legal experience to the firm.

Joe has practiced law for 65 years entirely in Nueces county, consisting primarily of litigation, real estate, and oil & gas. He has recently begun focusing on Eminent Domain.

Joe also served as judge of Nueces County Court-at-Law No. 2 from 1967-1970, where he presided over the condemnation of Bayfront Park.


B.A., Distinguished Military Graduate, University of Texas, 1951
J.D., University of Texas School of Law, 1952

Admitted to Bar

State Bar of Texas

Practice Areas

Litigation, Real Estate, Oil & Gas and Eminent Domain.

Professional Activities

AV Rating - Martindale Hubbell
Life Fellow – Texas Bar Foundation
Corpus Christi Bar Association

Civic Activities

Advisory Trustee of the Rob & Bessie Welder Wildlife Foundation;
Advisory Director of American Bank, Corpus Christi;
Spohn Development Foundation Board of Trustees (1993-1998);
Texas State Aquarium Association Trustee (1981-1988);
Incarnate Word Academy Educational Development Board (1981-1984);
Director of The Southwestern Bank, Houston (1982-1985).


No designation has been made by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for a Certificate of Special Competence in this area.