Aselle Kurmanova


New York

(212) 453-3954

(212) 509-9492

Aselle has broad experience in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions, such as acquisitions, divestitures, minority investments, and joint venture arrangements. She regularly represents clients across a range of industries, including health care and life sciences, asset management and financial services, real estate and traditional industry. Most recently, Aselle has focused on the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on corporate transaction activities. She also provides advice on corporate governance and general corporate matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Aselle’s legal career was spent at national and international law firms representing clients in mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions.

Aselle earned her bachelor’s degree from Syracuse. She earned her law degree and L.L.M. in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. Aselle is a certified public accountant. She is fluent in Russian and conversational in Spanish.



Cozen O’Connor Continues Expansion of Health Care Practice with Aselle Kurmanova

May 18, 2021

Kurmanova joins the firm from Seyfarth Shaw LLP, reuniting with John Shire, who joined the firm in November 2020.


  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2008
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., 2009
  • Syracuse University, B.S., 2003
  • New York