Hedge Funds

Lowenstein expands investment management team


Lowenstein Sandler, a law firm with offices in New York and New Jersey, continued the expansion of its hedge fund and private-equity practice with the hire this month of Lawrence Cohen.

Cohen, who will hold member status (the firm's designation for partner), most recently served as a partner in the New York office of Philadelphia-based law firm Fox Rothschild. At Sandler, Cohen will concentrate on investment management, including securities, transactional and regulatory matters.

This year, Lowenstein's investment management group, which is focused primarily on hedge fund and private equity clients, has hired five associates and promoted three existing associates