Stephen M. L. Cohen

Senior Counsel

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“exceptionally smart and highly experienced … a very calming influence on the transaction and on all the parties involved”

Chambers USA

Steve Cohen founded Choate’s Private Equity Group in the late 1980s, and served as its chair through 2013.  He transitioned from Partner to Senior Counsel in 2015, and continues to provide senior advice to clients.  Steve has represented numerous private equity funds, including Avista Capital Partners, BV Investments Partners, Heritage Partners, JMH Capital, LLM Capital Partners, Parthenon Capital, Riverside Partners, Summit Partners and Windjammer Capital.
Steve has been regularly selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA, The Legal 500 and Massachusetts Super Lawyers.


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