Steven N. Cohen

Phone212 504 6276

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Practice Areas

  • Commercial Finance
  • Corporate
  • Distressed Finance
  • Energy & Commodities Transactions
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 212 504 6276
Fax: 212 504 6666
http://www.cadwalader.com/professionals/steven-cohen
 
University Wesleyan University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1976
 
Law SchoolNew York University School of Law, J.D., 1981
 
Admitted1982, New York; 2003, North Carolina
 
LanguagesFrench
 
Biography

Steven Cohen, resident in Cadwalader's New York and Charlotte offices, is a member of the firm's Corporate Group and Co-Chair of its Finance Practice. His principal practice involves the representation of domestic and foreign commercial banks, investment banks, investment managers, and other financial institutions in a broad variety of complex financing transactions, including leveraged finance and other syndicated bank loan transactions; the financing of financial assets; structured financings of alternative assets; credit opportunity financings; commodity finance; energy project financings; domestic and cross-border hedge fund financings; credit enhancement transactions; loan and distressed debt trading, including the acquisition of portfolios of performing and nonperforming loans; and rescue financings, workouts, debtor-in-possession financings, and exit financings. He also serves as a member of the Firm's Legal Opinions Committee and Co-Chair of the Firm's Technology Committee.

Steve has been a partner at the firm since January 1993. Following law school, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Max Rosenn, Senior Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Among the many honors he has received, Steve has been recognized by Legal 500 in the area of Bank Lending, named a leading lawyer by Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers in the area of Banking and Finance, by IFLR1000 in the area of Bank Lending, and by Best Lawyers in America.

A magna cum laude graduate of Wesleyan University, he received his J.D. from New York University School of Law, where he was Note and Comment Editor of the New York University Law Review. He also attended Lycee Classique Mixte, in Saintes, France, from which he received a baccalaureat with high honors.

Steve is a member of the American Bar Association and its Section of Business Law. He is admitted to practice in the States of New York and North Carolina.

News

News Releases

Cadwalader Attorneys, Practices Recognized in 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Aug 18, 2014

Cadwalader Attorneys, Practices Recognized by 2014 Chambers Global Guide

Mar 25, 2014

Cadwalader Recognized in 2013 Edition of The Legal 500 US

Oct 25, 2013

2014 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 44 Cadwalader Attorneys Across a Range of Practices

Oct 22, 2013

More Than 25 Cadwalader Attorneys in 17 Practice Areas Recognized by 2013 Chambers Global Guide

Apr 08, 2013

2013 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America Recognizes 45 Cadwalader Attorneys in Multiple Areas of Practice

Oct 06, 2012

The Legal 500 Recognizes More than 15 Cadwalader Practices and 47 of the Firm's Lawyers Across U.S. Offices

Jun 06, 2012

IFLR 1000 Again Names Cadwalader a Leader in Core Transactional Areas of Practice

Oct 19, 2011

2012 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America Recognizes 45 Cadwalader Attorneys in 30 Areas of Practice

Sep 06, 2011

The Legal 500 U.S. Recommends Cadwalader in 13 Areas of Practice and Highly Ranks More Than 50 Attorneys

Jun 01, 2011

Cadwalader Practices Commended by US Legal 500

Jun 16, 2010

Cadwalader Commended in 2010 IFLR 1000

Oct 07, 2009

Cadwalader Receives High Marks from The Legal 500

Jun 03, 2009

Recognition

Cadwalader Attorneys, Practices Recognized in 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Aug 18, 2014

Chambers and Partners USA 2014

May 23, 2014

Cadwalader Attorneys, Practices Recognized by 2014 Chambers Global Guide

Mar 25, 2014

Cadwalader Recognized in 2013 Edition of The Legal 500 US

Oct 25, 2013

2014 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 44 Cadwalader Attorneys Across a Range of Practices

Oct 22, 2013

Chambers and Partners USA 2013

May 24, 2013

The Best Lawyers In America 2013

Oct 06, 2012

Chambers and Partners USA 2012

Jun 07, 2012

2012 Legal 500 US

Jun 06, 2012

Resources

Clients & Friends Memos

Recent Developments in Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Jun 28, 2013

The 2010 Amendments to Article 9 of the UCC: A Primer

Jun 28, 2013

Living Wills: FDIC Modifies, Finalizes Rules

Sep 23, 2011

The Dodd-Frank Act: How It Impacts Specific Institutions, Entities and Transactions

Jun 22, 2011

Living Wills: A User's Guide To Dodd-Frank's Bequest to Banks

Jun 13, 2011

Articles

Prepping for the 2010 Amendments to Article 9 of the UCC

Oct 12, 2011

ION Media: Second Lien Terms Enforced

Jan 08, 2010

Events

1st Annual Sunshine Backed Bonds Conference

May 03, 2013

 
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Profile Visibility
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Office Information

Steven N. Cohen


New YorkNY 10281-0006




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