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Peter is a Partner in Reed Smith’s Global Corporate Group. He has extensive experience advising corporate clients regarding mergers, acquisitions, spinoffs, and complex IP transactional matters. Peter also has extensive experience litigating complex IP matters, with a focus on patent litigation involving technology in the electrical engineering arts.


  • Pace University School of Law, 2004, J.D., cum laude
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1990, M.S., Electrical Engineering
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1988, B.S., Electronic Engineering

  • New York
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New York City Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • New York Intellectual Property Law Association, Member
  • Board of Trustees of the Tenafly Nature Center, President

Awards & Recognition

  • Named a Rising Star in Super Lawyers’ annual list of leading lawyers in New York for IP, 2014-2015.