About US

ELLEN COHEN, J.D., CPCC, PCC is an executive, life, career and wellbeing coach with over 10 years’ experience, certified by both CTI (CPCC) and International Coach Federation (PCC) who works with senior executives, lawyers, high performers and high potentials across industries to enhance their professional impact, build high performance and leadership skills, and cultivate wellbeing and resiliency. She incorporates scientific/neuroscience-based coaching, emotional intelligence skills and wellbeing modalities as powerful tools to enhance leadership, build resiliency and improve ROI in the workplace.

Ellen is an enhanced practitioner in Conversational Intelligence (CIQ) which is about the neuroscience of communication and how our interactions impact our neurochemistry. Additionally, she has studied the neuroscience of stress and its impact on performance, leadership, team building, and interpersonal relationships and her programs incorporate this knowledge. A result, she has many resources to offer her clients to deepen their own knowledge, develop new skills and explore new behaviors and habits both within their professional and personal lives.

Ellen brings over 20 years’ experience as an entertainment attorney, business affairs attorney, senior executive and manager of employees negotiating high level talent and business deals in film, TV and digital for major studios including Disney, Sony, Fox, Microsoft and Showtime. Her clients appreciate is that she relate to their experiences as leaders, that she understands the dynamics of corporate culture, what it’s like to work with difficult bosses/colleagues and the challenge of delivering excellence with the pressures and dynamics of the corporate world, Additionally, she has a particular expertise in working with corporate executives, business affairs and legal departments to help them and their team become better partners to the business units, build relationships across different internal functions and enhance their ability to be influential, develop a meaning brand and mission statement and cultivate powerful relationships.

She obtained a double B.A. in Philosophy and French Literature & Language from Brandeis University and her J.D. from Emory University School of Law. Ellen is also a certified yoga and meditation teacher and uses this knowledge as part of her stress management programs.

Eductation and Certifications

EDUCATION:

Brandeis University: double B.A. in Philosophy and French Literature & Language
Emory University School of Law -J.D.

CERTIFICATIONS

Coaches Training Institute – CPCC
International Coach Federation – PCC
Change Management – Lee Hecht Harrison
Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Practitioner
Profilor (r) 360
Conversational Intelligence (C-IQ) – Enhanced Skills Practitioner
500 Hrs. Yoga Instructor (CYT-500) -YogaWorks

Certified Yin Yoga Instructor

200 Hrs. Meditation Instructor – Unplug + Davidji
LEA 360 – MRG
Reiki (Usai)-Master/Teacher (Shinpiden)
Breath Work – The Breathe Method

LICENSES:

Admitted to practice law in CA, NY, FL & GA.

Clients and Assignments

REPRESENTATIVE ASSIGNMENTS

EVP, Film / Cinema Company

EVP, Music industry 
Partner/Attorney Executive – Top Tier International Law firm
General Counsel, Healthcare Management
SVP, IT- Banking
SVP, Lead Scientist – Healthcare Management
SVP, Entertainment Studio
VP, Consultant, Oil & Gas
VP, Business Affairs-Major Studio
VP, Social Media, Cosmetics
The Coaching Fellowship, a non profit organization that offers a select group of women professional leadership coaching (Pro Bono)

INDUSTRY COACHING EXPERIENCE

Entertainment/Broadcast/Media
Medical Devices/Technology
Law, Legal/Business Affairs
Sales/Marketing/Retail
Banking/Finance
Non-Profit/Philanthropy
Health Care Management
IT / High-Tech
Startups
Consulting
Cosmetics/Beauty

Certifications