Jessica Cohan

Jessica Cohan

Atlanta, Georgia
Jessie Cohan joined the Bowden Spratt Law Firm in June of 2010.  She has over ten years of experience in trusts and estates matters. Her practice focuses on wealth transfer, business succession, family governance, charitable planning, and tax-exempt organizations.

Jessie is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Florida Bar, the American Bar Association and the Atlanta Estate Planning Council.  She is admitted to practice in Georgia state courts, Florida state courts, the United States Tax Court and the United States Supreme Court.  Jessie previously served on the Board of Directors of the Georgia Planned Giving Council. 

Jessie received her B.S., cum laude, in Political Science from Florida State University in 2003 and her law degree from the Wake Forest University School of Law in 2006, where she was an Articles Editor of the Wake Forest Law Review and Marshall of the Moot Court Board.

Jessie is the co-author of "The IRS's Section 6166 Security Dance: IRS Notice 2007-90 and Security for Deferred Payment of Estate Taxes Under Code 6166," which appeared in July/August 2008 Edition of Property & Probate.  In 2011, Jessie spoke at the Georgia Basic Fiduciary Practice Seminar on professionalism in estate planning and in 2017, she spoke at the Athens Estate Planning Institute on family recreational properties.

Jessie is currently serving on the Atlanta Campaign Committee for the "Wake Will Lead" Capital Campaign for Wake Forest University and as the chair of the Rose Council of the Wake Forest University School of Law, the Law School's young alumni board.