Your Better Tomorrow Starts Today We can see through the emotions of divorce to a better solution,
and can help our clients see through the same lens.

Matthew Cohen, Senior Attorney

Family Law Attorney

Matthew CohenMatt’s desire to be an attorney was born out of a concern for people in difficult situations. He chose family law because of the unique opportunity it provides him to help clients when they are at some of the lowest, most challenging points in their lives. He seeks to strike the balance between aggressive representation and compassionate client service, in order to protect his clients’ best interests and help them navigate difficult situations like divorce, child custody conflicts, and more.

Matt says the most rewarding thing about practicing family law is being able to be someone his clients can rely on and a source of stability and clarity during trying times.

Despite having been born and raised in Milwaukee, Matt has relocated to the Pacific Northwest and has been calling it home since his law school days. As a former Division I soccer player, Matt loves playing soccer and futsal in Portland and hiking the area’s beautiful trails. While he loves sports and the great outdoors, the thing Matt loves the most about Portland is its friendly people.

Matt says of his future at Landerholm Family Law, “I look to the future with energy and enthusiasm to see where our forward progress takes us.”

Bar Admissions

  • Washington
  • Oregon
  • Clark County Bar Association, Family Law Section


  • Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon
    • J.D.
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.A. (Political Science & Sociology)
  • Extracurricular involvements
    • NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Team
    • International Sociology Honors Society/Alpha Kappa Delta Member
    • Honors Senior Thesis on Economic & Racial Disparity
About Our Team Portland, Oregon City & Salem Family Law Firm

At our family law firm, we understand the importance of taking an individualized approach to working with clients. Our goal is to give our clients stability and confidence during a difficult time of their lives. From start to finish, we can provide the personalized counsel you deserve.

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