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Provided by Jeffrey H Cohen

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Jeffrey H. Cohen is consistently recognized as one of the leading M&A and private equity lawyers in Southern California and served as leader of the Corporate Group in Skadden’s Los Angeles office for nearly 20 years. He represents both buyers and sellers, including strategic acquirers, entrepreneurs and family businesses, as well as private equity funds and their portfolio companies, in large and middle-market mergers and acquisitions, investments and dispositions around the world. In addition, he has counseled clients on numerous investments in distressed debt and acquisitions of distressed businesses. Mr. Cohen’s representations have included clients in an array of industries, such as apparel, beauty, consumer, energy, fintech, food, gaming, mobile gaming, retail, sports and media, among others. Representative clients include: Oaktree Capital Management; Scopely, Inc.; ABL Space Systems; ArchKey Holdings; Silver Point Capital; PLBY Group; Cardenas Markets; the founders of HCT Group, Too Faced and Glow Recipe; H.I.G. Capital; North American Bancard; Serge Azria and The Collected Group; BCBG Max Azria Group; GLAMGLOW; New Cotai Holdings; Saban Capital; Oaktree Power Fund; Highview Capital; and Crimson Investment.

Professional Memberships

Executive Committee, Board of Directors, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital. Board Member, Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy; Board of Trustees, Wilshire Boulevard Temple

Personal

JD, UCLA School of Law, 1988; Bachelor of Science, Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1985

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Corporate/M&A (International & Cross-Border) - USA
3
Band 3

Jeffrey Cohen serves as an adviser to private equity funds and companies in major transactions across a great many industries.
"He is a great lawyer who is polished and smart." "He has a huge intellect and cuts through issues efficiently. When you work with him, you know you will get truly the best advice. He negotiates very effectively."

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