Stephen Cooper's practice in the firm's Business Section involves representing large and small clients in all aspects of corporate and transactional law, including venture capital and private equity financings, debt financings, recapitalizations, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, securities law compliance, and general corporate matters.
Mr. Cooper is a member of the firm's Emerging Companies, Private Equity, and Venture Capital Practice Group. He represents fast growth companies in connection with their formation, employee compensation arrangements, debt and equity financings, commercial contracts, and other general corporate matters.
Prior to joining Robinson & Cole, Mr. Cooper was an associate in a prominent Boston-based law firm, Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C., where his practice included both corporate and bankruptcy law. During law school, Mr. Cooper served as a legal intern to the Honorable Gladys Kessler of the United States District Court, District of Columbia. Before attending law school, he worked in the leadership office of the Honorable Richard Gephardt.
|—||J.D., with honors, The George Washington University Law School|
|—||B.A., Emory University, Political Science|
|—||Listed as a Rising Star in Connecticut Super Lawyers® in the area of Business/Corporate Law in 2011 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.)|