Grant Cohen is a partner at the Firm. His practice focuses on corporate and finance transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital and emerging company representation, and joint ventures. Mr. Cohen has advised clients across industries including technology, media and entertainment, videogames, consumer products, real estate, mortgage, and healthcare.
Mr. Cohen regularly represents venture capital firms, private equity firms and strategic acquirers in connection with their investments and buy-side M&A transactions. He also has extensive experience representing startups and entrepreneurs, advising companies throughout their life-cycles, from formation to fund-raising, ongoing corporate governance, compliance, commercial activities, acquisitions, joint ventures and through exit planning and sell-side M&A.
Mr. Cohen joined the Firm as a lateral attorney from Latham & Watkins LLP, where he was a transactional associate in the M&A and Emerging Companies groups. Prior to his legal career, he worked for a startup incubator and venture capital firm, where he gained both investment and operational experience. He started his career as an analyst at a boutique investment bank in Chicago, IL, focusing on middle market M&A and financing transactions.
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, J.D., Order of the Coif
Washington University in St. Louis, BA, Economics & Finance, magna cum laude