Barbara Coenson

Barbara Coenson is the principal attorney of Coenson Law, P.A. Following 20 years of success in the corporate world, Barbara’s passion to help others led her to the practice of law and to helping clients with a variety of legal issues in the areas of Estate Planning, Elder Law, Special Needs Law, and Business Law. She holds a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Before practicing law, Barbara served as Vice President of two multi-million dollar corporations. She holds a Master of Science Degree, summa cum laude, in management from Florida Institute of Technology. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from the University of Florida.

Barbara is admitted to practice law in the State of Florida and the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida. She is a member of the Florida Bar, Orange County Bar and Seminole County Bar Associations. She is past chair of the Elder Law Committee of the Orange County Bar Association; member of the National and Florida Academies of Elder Law Attorneys; past board member and past chair of the Planned Giving Advisory Board of Cornerstone Hospice Foundation; Past President of The Rotary Club of Lake Mary; and past chair of the Greater Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce.

She has been awarded an AV Preeminent Rating by Lexis Nexis Martindale-Hubbell – the highest rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. She also is an accredited attorney with the Veterans Administration as well as the recipient of the Five Star Wealth Manager Award. She has spoken at national conferences and presented before Wall Street financial institutions. In addition, Barbara has directed political campaigns, is a published author, and her interviews with world newsmakers and celebrities have appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines.