Laura's Profile

Laura Cohen is Of Counsel in Maynard Cooper’s Nashville office, where her practice focuses on business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and corporate governance. Laura has represented clients on company structuring, business succession planning, acquisitions, mergers and sales, and contract negotiation. She brings more than twelve years of experience, having practiced as a corporate transactional lawyer in Boca Raton, Florida prior to relocating to Nashville, Tennessee. Laura also has extensive experience in estate planning and probate and trust administration, which adds a unique perspective to her client service.

A graduate from the University of Florida with a BSBA in Finance, Laura earned her J.D. from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, and she holds an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Miami School of Law.

Laura's Speaking Engagements

“Private Placement Memoranda”, Gold Coast Venture Capital Association, December 3, 2008


State Bar: Florida, Tennessee

U.S. District Court: Florida (Southern)

U.S. Tax Court

  • University of Miami School of Law
    • (2008, LL.M. in Taxation)
  • NOVA Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center
    • (2007, J.D., Assistant Technical Editor: Nova Law Review, Dean’s List Fall 2004 and Winter 2005, Book Award Winter 2005, Legal Writing Dean’s Recognition Scholarship Fall 2005)
  • University of Florida
    • (2003, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Bright Futures Scholarship 1999-2003)