Mr. Cohen is currently senior partner practicing corporate/commercial and real estate law with Cohen LLP. Mr. Cohen has two decades experience negotiating private equity transactions and private company mergers and acquisitions. At Cohen LLP, he has lead the real estate team to become one of Toronto’s leading residential and relocation real estate law firms. Mr. Cohen conducts a number of seminars on real estate law, dealing with a range of legal and regulatory matters.
From 2003 to 2004, Mr. Cohen was Vice President, General Counsel, Brascan Business Services. Previously Mr. Cohen held positions as Associate General Counsel of U.S. Loyalty Inc. and its sister company, Loyalty Management Group Canada Inc. (AIR MILES® Program) and Chapters Inc., Canada’s largest book retailer (1997-2001). Mr. Cohen graduated from the Joint M.B.A./LL.B. Program from the Schulich School of Business at York University and from Osgoode Hall Law School as well as an administrative studies degree from the University of Western Ontario. Mr. Cohen was called to the bar in 1994 and is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.