Mr. Jack G Cohen

18034 Ventura Blvd. # 555
Encino , CA 91316
Mobile: 818-445-5500
Office: 747-222-1550
Fax: 747-222-1551

Introduction

Jack Cohen has been involved in the car business with 30 years experience, wholesaling and retailing, running several dealerships and franchises. Expert testimony regarding:

Plaintiff & Defense / Consulting with Attorneys, Dealers, Consumers, Insurance Companies /
Appraisals / Industry Standards / Dealer Fraud / Vehicles Sales and Leasing / Dealership Practices / New and Used Auto Transactions / Auto Warranty Issues / Finance Documentation and Analysis / Lender-Dealer Relationships / Wholesale & Retail / Diminished Value Cases.

Areas of expertise include:

Appraisals / Industry Standards / Dealer Fraud / Vehicles Sales and Leasing / Dealership Practices / New and Used Auto Transactions / Auto Warranty Issues / Finance Documentation and Analysis / Lender-Dealer Relationships / Wholesale & Retail / Diminished Value Cases



Work experience:

1985 - 1986 Wholesale Auto Dealer
Purchased and sold wholesale vehicles 2 years

1986 - 1989 Cohen Motors, Inc., 12409 Victory Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91606
Licensed • wholesale &retail used car lot

1989 – 2013 Cohen Motor Co.
12265 San Fernando Rd. Sylmar, CA 91342
Finance specialist and general manager

1992 - 1998 U - Haul Dealership

2004- 2008 Extreme Dealership

2004- 2008 Kasea Dealership

2004 - 2008 Kymco Dealership

2012 - Current: Cohen Inv, LLC. / Binyanim, LLC. / Cohen Investment Group,LLC. / Dirot, LLC. / Credit 55, Inc. / Suburb, LLC. / Balboa, LLC. - Managing member

Director of private money real estate lender, real estate developer, investment property manager, auto in-house financing collector

2012- Current: Oliva Real Estate
Real Estate Investment Director
California Bureau Real Estate (#01949874)

Languages spoken fluently: English / Hebrew / Farsi


Areas of Expertise

  • Automobile Dealerships
  • Automobile Finance
  • Automotive
  • Transportation

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Areas of expertise include:

Appraisals / Industry Standards / Dealer Fraud / Vehicles Sales and Leasing / Dealership Practices / New and Used Auto Transactions / Auto Warranty Issues / Finance Documentation and Analysis / Lender-Dealer Relationships / Wholesale & Retail / Diminished Value Cases
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 6-12 within the past 6 months.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Appraisals / Industry Standards / Dealer Fraud / Vehicles Sales and Leasing / Dealership Practices / New and Used Auto Transactions / Auto Warranty Issues / Finance Documentation and Analysis / Lender-Dealer Relationships / Wholesale & Retail / Diminished Value Cases
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: Approximately 60%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: Approximately 40%
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Twice within the past two months.
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Twice within the past two months.
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 5-10 years.
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Plaintiff & Defense

Consulting with attorneys, dealers, consumers, insurance companies
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $300.00
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $300.00
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $300.00
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $300.00
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel expenses.

References

Robert A. Wiener - Wiener & Associates - 818-640-3001

Steven A. Simons, Sr. - Simons & Associates- 818-368-9642

William N. Blasser - Blasser Law - 909-542-9456

Barak Isaacs - Law Offices of Barak Isaacs - 818-344-4175

Paul Murtagh - Murtagh Law - 213-223-2335

Sonia Dujan - Law Offices of Sonia B. Dujan - 818-888-2323

David Dushane - Dushane Law - 310-321-7802

Louis Liberty - Louis Liberty & Associates - 650-341-0300

Steve Wasserman - Wasserman, Camden & Cassleman, LLP - 818-705-6800


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