Lauren E. Cook is an associate general counsel at Providence Equity Partners, a global private equity firm specialized in the media, communications, education and information industries. Prior to joining Providence in 2014, Lauren was an associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, where she advised investment advisers and private equity funds. Previously, Lauren was an associate at Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP.

Lauren received a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Boston University School of Law and a Bachelor of Business Administration, cum laude, from the College of William & Mary.