Kevin L. Cooney

West Chester
T 513.870.8245
F 513.870.0999
9277 Centre Pointe Drive
Suite 300
West Chester, Ohio 45069-4866

Kevin practices corporate law, focusing in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities, corporate governance, finance and commercial transactions.  In the M&A realm, he represents both public and private companies in acquisitions, divestitures and the structuring of joint ventures.  He advises public companies, including insurance companies offering variable insurance products, with respect to compliance and reporting matters.  In addition, Kevin provides advice and counseling in venture capital transactions and private placements of securities by private companies.  He also represents community development entities (CDEs) and qualified active low-income community businesses (QALICBs) in structuring transactions involving New Markets Tax Credits.

Highlights & Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, for Banking and Finance Law 2013-2019
  • Leadership 21, West Chester, Ohio, 2003
  • Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers, 2006
  • Selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars®, 2005-2008

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association

Civic & Charitable Organizations

  • Shared Harvest Foodbank, Board of Directors 2003-present
  • Butler County (OH) Planning Commission, 2008-present
  • Youth Basketball and Baseball Coach, 2003-present

Non-FBT Publications and Events

“Mergers and Acquisitions from Start to Finish,"  February 2002

"Dissecting the Asset Purchase Agreement," September 2007

Other Contact Info




Teri Weeks
T 513.870.8223