MIAMI, FL—Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman P.L. announces the arrival of Lewis R. Cohen as Partner. Based in the law firm’s Miami office, Cohen is an accomplished banking attorney with four decades of experience.
Cohen joins Weiss Serota after operating his own boutique firm for more than 20 years. He previously served as general counsel for a Florida-based national bank and outside general counsel for numerous banks and lenders. Cohen has expertise in banking law, commercial finance, regulatory compliance, commercial transactions and commercial litigation.
Cohen’s practice involves advising and representing banks in a variety of matters, including deposit operations, lending limits, online and mobile banking, vendor contracts, loan operations, commercial finance, loan documentation and regulatory matters. He also represents banks, individuals, and investors with respect to new loan transactions and modifications, real estate purchases, and sales and leasing of branch office facilities.
Cohen earned his Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from Boston University.