Leeor Cohen is a Vice President in Burford’s London office.
Before joining Burford Mr. Cohen was a Director in Leveraged Finance at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, most recently based in London and prior to that in New York. Mr. Cohen focused on origination of high yield bonds and leveraged loans for corporate clients and financial sponsors. Before working at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Mr. Cohen worked as a Consultant for Bain & Company in Chicago. Mr. Cohen has also practiced corporate law in Tel Aviv and served in the Israeli Artillery Corps.
Mr. Cohen holds MBA and MPP degrees from the University of Michigan and an LLB degree from Tel Aviv University’s Buchmann School of Law.