The international law firm of Greenberg Traurig LLP announced today that Robert H. Cohen has joined the firm as a Shareholder in the New York office. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Cohen was a partner in the Corporate practice at Morrison, Cohen, Singer & Weinstein, LLP. Cohen offers many years of experience representing issuers, underwriters and agents in a broad range of corporate financing transactions, with particular emphasis on private placements, bridge financings and initial and secondary equity and debt offerings. Additionally he represents clients in all aspects of corporate representation, including acquisitions, dispositions, mergers, joint ventures, bank financings, licensing and distribution arrangements and general corporate housekeeping matters such as shareholder, employment, consulting, non-compete and confidentiality agreements.
“Robert Cohen’s comprehensive knowledge of corporate law makes him an excellent addition to our existing corporate and securities practice,” said Richard A. Rosenbaum, Managing Shareholder of the New York office and National Operating Shareholder. “His vast experience in a variety of industries complements our existing practice and further augments our ability to serve clients and their specialized needs in a collaborative and business-oriented style.”
“Bringing Robert to Greenberg Traurig strengthens our already extensive corporate and securities capabilities, and especially our growing niche in corporate financing transactions,” said Alan I. Annex, Chairman of the New York Office Corporate and Securities Department.
Cohen earned his B.A., with honors, from the State University of New York at Albany, his M.B.A. from New York University, and his J.D. from New York University Law School.