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Jeffrey E. Cohen

Senior Counsel
Baker & McKenzie LLP


Jeffrey E. Cohen is a member of the New York office's Securities Practice Group and the Firm's Global Securities Steering Committee. He regularly advises public companies in connection with public and Rule 144A offerings, mergers and acquisitions, securities law reporting, securities and corporate compliance and corporate governance matters. Before joining Baker McKenzie, Mr. Cohen served as head of Coudert Brother LLP's Securities practice.

Practice Focus

Mr. Cohen has extensive experience advising on corporate and securities law, public offerings and capital markets, Rule 144A offerings, venture capital, private equity, as well as public company corporate governance, corporate compliance and ongoing recurities law reporting. He also assists clients in reorganizations, joint ventures, negotiated private company acquisitions and public company mergers, tender offers and exchange offers. He has represented US and foreign issuers and investment banks in private and public equity and debt offerings, as well as foreign governmental instrumentalities in major privatizations.


  • New York~United States (1983)


  • Harvard University (J.D.) (1982)
  • Princeton University (A.B.) (1972)


  • English
  • French