Kevin M. Cofsky

Partner, Advisory
New York

Mr. Cofsky is a Partner in Perella Weinberg Partners’ Advisory business.  He focuses on advising companies, creditors and significant parties-in-interest regarding capital structure optimization, liability management, and restructuring transactions.

Mr. Cofsky has more than 20 years of investment banking and legal experience assisting clients in connection with a wide range of matters.  During his tenure at Perella Weinberg Partners, he advised the Texas Rangers in connection with the sale of the team to a group led by Nolan Ryan; represented Fidelity Investments in connection with the chapter 11 restructuring of Energy Future Holdings; advised the Georgia Gulf Corp. in its out-of-court restructuring; and assisted Sunbury Generation in connection with its $1 billion capital raise and conversion from a coal-fired power facility to a clean burning natural gas-fired generator.

Mr. Cofsky joined Perella Weinberg Partners in January of 2007.  Previously, Mr. Cofsky was a Managing Director with Evercore Partners in the capital structure advisory and restructuring group.  Prior to that, Mr. Cofsky was an Associate with The Beacon Group, an attorney with Cravath Swaine & Moore, and a clerk for Chief Justice Deborah Poritz in the New Jersey Supreme Court.  Mr. Cofsky began his career as an investment banking Analyst with Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin.

Mr. Cofsky earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics with a concentration in Finance from the Wharton School of Business at The University of Pennsylvania, a Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a Masters of Government Administration from the Fels Center of Government.  He serves on the Board of the Dance Theatre of Harlem.