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Mr. Cohen leads case teams and supports government, private clients and expert witnesses in complex business litigation. He has extensive experience in finance matters that include landmark decisions on economic substance, structured finance and transfer pricing involving Long-Term Capital Management, GlaxoSmithKline, Altria, BB&T, Fifth Third, Pritired and Bank of New York.

He specializes in valuation, damages and financial modeling across a wide range of industries, including financial services, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) with almost two decades of experience in both standard valuation of corporations and assets, and complex valuation of subsidiaries and financial instruments. He provided testimony on behalf of a multinational corporation on bond valuation, and has appeared as a witness in federal district court on behalf of the U.S. Department of Justice in a case involving an alleged Ponzi scheme.

Prior to joining The Brattle Group, Mr. Cohen worked as an investment banking analyst in corporate finance at Dillon, Read, and UBS specializing in debt offerings and mergers and acquisitions in housing, construction and building products. He currently has an active interest in disputes affecting the supply chain for food.

Corporate Inversion Transactions: Valuation Considerations
August 3, 2015
Evan Cohen, Michael I. Cragg, Jehan deFonseka, and Ryan Tholanikunnel
Published in Tax Notes
Statistical review of U.S. macronutrient consumption data, 1965-2011: Americans have been following dietary guidelines, coincident with the rise in obesity
May 2015
Evan Cohen, Michael I. Cragg, Bin Zhou, Jehan deFonseka, Melanie Rosenberg, and Adele Hite
Published in the Nutrition journal
Asset Value Trumps Discounted Cash Flow in Another Bankruptcy Valuation Dispute
July 29, 2014
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Published in the Wiley Encyclopedia of Management, 3rd Edition
Grass is Always Greener When It’s Legal: Policies for State Regulated Marijuana
October 2012
Evan Cohen and Richard McGowan
Published in The Economists’ Voice, Vol. 9, Issue 1
Tax Policies for Legalized Marijuana in California
August 2010
SSRN abstract 1626985
Can the U.S. Congressional Ethanol Mandate be Met?
May 2010
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.