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Partner - Kimberly S. Cohen

Kimberly S. Cohen


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Kimberly Cohen practices in the areas of business and finance and corporate trust, where she handles complex financial transactions as well as default and workout matters. Kim practices in all areas of corporate trust, representing indenture trustees, collateral agents, administrative agents, and escrow agents in a wide variety of matters.  She has extensive experience in default and distressed transactions, representing clients in connection with restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency-related matters, advising secured and unsecured creditors in connection with both in and out of court restructurings and liquidations.     

Kim also represents her clients in connection with new transactions, advising them from deal inception through ongoing administration.  She has experience representing clients in wide-ranging industries, including financial services, aircraft financing, energy companies, vessel operations, and others.

Kim centers her practice in collaboration, which has fostered long-standing relationships with her clients and partner firms.


  • New Leader in the Law Connecticut Law Tribune (2020)
  • National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges: Next Generation (2016)  
  • Listed as a Connecticut Super Lawyer Rising Star®: Bankruptcy: Business (2015-2019)
  • Boston College School of Law, Uniform Commercial Code Reporter Digest, Administrative Editor (2008-09)
  • Boston College Legal Assistance Bureau: Community Enterprise Clinic (2008)
  • Boston College Mock Trial Competition, Co-Chair (2007)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Connecticut Bar Association: Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section
  • Turnaround Management Association, Connecticut Chapter
  • Hartford Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Fred D. Wish School Volunteer Tutor Program
  • West Hartford Public Library Foundation: Board of Directors
  • West Hartford Public Library Board: Board of Directors

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  • Boston College Law School, J.D., 2009
  • Brandeis University, B.A., 2006

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut
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