Spencer Cohen

Senior Associate


Spencer Cohen is a senior associate in the New York office and a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity Group.

Spencer advises a wide variety of companies in a variety of transactions and across industries, including domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and restructurings. Spencer also represents individuals, companies and investors in venture capital financings, and advises boards of directors and shareholders in all aspects of New York and Delaware corporate, partnership and limited liability company law, including corporate governance and fiduciary duty matters. Spencer was a summer associate in the firm's New York office in 2012.

  • Representation of the following clients in select transactions:

    • Warburg Pincus and Warburg Pincus portfolio companies (Qualifacts, Modernizing Medicine and Mosaic) in various acquisitions and dispositions. 
    • Banneker Partners in various acquisitions and corporate transactions.
    • Aptean, a portfolio company of Vista Equity Partners, TA Associates and Charlesbank Capital Partners, various acquisitions of  enterprise SaaS companies.
    • RSBG SE and its portfolio companies in various transactions.
    • CoorsTek, Inc. and its affiliates, in multiple acquisitions, dispositions and corporate reorganizations.
    • Vitech Systems Group, in its majority stake acquisition by CVC Capital Partners.
    • Nextworld, LLC on its acquisition of Data Systems International.

    • Novitium Pharma on its sale to ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANIP).
    • Whitehelm Capital in its equity investments into smart city infrastructure funds for FiberCity networks in various cities.

    • Second Spectrum in its acquisition by Genius Sports Limited (NYSE: GENI).
    • Sqreen in its acquisition by Datadog, Inc. (NASDAQ: DDOG).
    • PolSource S.A on its acquisition by EPAM Systems (NYSE: EPAM). 
    • Paystack, Inc. in its acquisition by Stripe.
    • Telenor (OSL: TEL) on the subsequent sale of TapAd to Experian (LON: EXPN).
    • Teachable on its acquisition by Hotmart Technology.
    • German DAX 30 company, in its acquisition of a US-based technology business.
    • Real estate technology company, in various acquisitions including a cloud-based software company and several real-estate brokerages.
    • Unity Electric Co. in various acquisitions and dispositions.