Jackie Cohen > Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
767 5TH AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10153
United States

Position

Partner

Career

Jackie Cohen is a partner in Weil’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice and represents public and private companies in connection with complex domestic and cross border M&A. She also has a deep expertise advising on SPAC transactions. Jackie advises on a broad range of corporate and securities matters, including corporate governance, disclosure issues and integration matters as well as defensive measures and takeover tactics. Her clients include or have included Avista, Cardtronics, EO Charging, Fortress, Jack Creek, Magellan, Marquee Raine, Mudrick Capital and Skillsoft Corp., among others.

Education

Bowdoin College (A.B., 1994); Emory University Law (J.D., with distinction, 1997).

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Media and entertainment: transactional

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP represents a long list of private equity, banks, and investment firms across the media and entertainment industry where its international network allows the firm to handle complex multijurisdictional transactions. Michael Lubowitz , a seasoned M&A practitioner, co-heads the practice out of New York. Alongside him is co-head Jackie Cohen , also in New York. She is an expert in corporate cross-border matters and recently led the team in advising Marquee Raine Acquisition Corp.

United States > M&A/corporate and commercial > M&A: large deals ($1bn+)

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