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Rachelle Cohen

Rachelle Cohen

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




Rachelle Cohen is an attorney with Kehr, Schiff & Crane LLP in Los Angeles. Her practice focuses on advising clients engaging in business transactions, including forming entities, acquiring and selling business units or entities, obtaining funding, and negotiating contracts. She also advises clients on day-to-day business issues, including employment issues, lease arrangements, and commercial contracts. Previously, Cohen worked in the corporate department at Dechert LLP. 
 
Cohen speaks and writes frequently about business transactional issues. She was the Chair of the California State Bar's Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies Committee and currently serves on the Executive Committee of the State Bar Business Law Section. She assisted in drafting the technical corrections bill for the California Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. She is a contributing author to Advising California Partnerships, a publication of the Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB). 
 
Cohen graduated from the UCLA School of Law (JD 2001) and received a BS in Marketing and Management from Cornell University.

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