Jay Cohen - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Jay Cohen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

A partner, co-chair of the Litigation Department and a member of the firm's Management Committee, Jay Cohen is a nationally recognized trial lawyer and corporate counselor, particularly with regard to his comprehensive expertise in media, antitrust, securities, intellectual property and general complex commercial disputes.

Additional Information

Experience — For 20 years, Jay has regularly represented major clients of the media and entertainment industry as lead counsel in a range of sophisticated and precedent-setting matters. In addition, Jay's practice includes advising on high-stakes corporate transactions as well as conducting internal investigations on behalf of public companies and their boards of directors.
University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D. 1980

Client Comments

"Jay Cohen is an exceptional litigator."

"Jay Cohen is a first-rate commercial litigator and an excellent trial lawyer -- two aptitudes that are seldom found in the same person."

Office Location

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Media Law of the New York City Metro Area
Jay Cohen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Media Law