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Steven Cohen

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Business & Finance

Position

Steve M. Cohen is a partner in, and co-manager of, Morgan Lewis's Emerging Business and Technology Practice. Mr. Cohen's practice focuses on advising emerging growth companies and private equity investors throughout the mid-Atlantic region. He has represented companies and investors in venture capital financings; issuers in IPOs and secondary public offerings, acquisitions, divestitures and mergers, joint ventures, and international strategic partnerships; and has provided general corporate and securities advice to publicly held corporations and limited partnerships. For more information, view Mr. Cohen’s biography at www.morganlewis.com/bios/scohen.

Member

Listed, Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2003–2014); Listed, The Best Lawyers in America (2006–2013); Listed, Who’s Who Legal, Life Sciences Transactional (2013); Listed, New Jersey Super Lawyers (2005–2013); Director, NJ Technology Council; AJC Representative to Southern New Jersey Community Relations Counsel (JCRC); Member, Board of Directors and Executive Committee, Kellman Brown Academy, Jewish Boy School; Director, American Jewish Committee, Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey Chapter, Shalom Comay Fellow; Articles Editor, NYU Law Review

Education

New York University School of Law, 1989, J.D.; University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, 1986, B.S.


United States: M&A/corporate and commercial

Venture capital and emerging companies

Within: Venture capital and emerging companies

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP has an excellent reputation for its prominence in biotech, medical devices and digital health, acting for a client base drawn from across Northern California, Boston and the Mid-Atlantic. Recent work highlights include acting for LiquidHub in its $500m acquisition by Capgemini, and advising Welltok on its $75m Series E-2 preferred stock financing. Michael Conza in Boston and Princeton-based Steven Cohen co-lead the practice, which includes Boston-based Julio Vega, who 'can anticipate issues before they arise and is outstanding at problem solving', and Joanne Soslow in Philadelphia. Senior counsel Tom Kellerman in Silicon Valley is noted for handling cross-border transactions for technology companies. In February 2018 William Perkins moved to Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.'s Boston office.

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