ProfessionalsAlyson A. Cohen
An associate in the Litigation Department, Alyson Cohen focuses her practice on white collar and regulatory defense, internal investigations and complex commercial litigation matters. Alyson has represented leading companies and executives before the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and other regulatory authorities. She has significant experience litigating in state and federal courts and at the trial and appellate level, including before the U.S. Supreme Court. Alyson has also advised clients on issues including trial strategy, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, complex commercial transactions, the handling of whistleblowers, conflict procedures, employment matters and compliance with securities laws.
Alyson maintains an active pro bono practice, including successfully arguing before the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division on behalf of a survivor of domestic violence.
Prior to law school, Alyson was a legal analyst at a major investment bank.