Stephanie Cohen is a restructuring associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.


Thought Leadership


Stephanie Cohen, The Carrot, the Stick, and Why: A Comparative Analysis of the European Union’s Response to Occupation of the Crimean Peninsula and the Disputed West Bank Territories, 27 TRANSNAT'L L. & CONTEMP. PROBS. 128 (2018).


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018Illinois


  • Boston University School of LawJ.D.2018

    Note Development Editor, International Law Journal

    Student Attorney, Boston University Employment Rights Clinic

    Top 3 Team Memorial, U.S. South Region, Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition, 2018

    Top 5 Team Memorial, Northeast Region, Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition, 2017

  • St. Antony’s College, University of OxfordM.Sc., Russian and East European Studies2014
    Master’s Thesis: Legacy, Normativity and Sovereign Democracy: Reframing the Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law and Accountability Act
  • Georgetown UniversityA.B., Governmentcum laude, with Distinction2012
    Honors Thesis: A Content Based Analysis of Abortion Coverage in the Russian Central Newspaper, 1991–2011