Biography

Peter’s practice includes litigation of complex matters, including:

  • commercial transactions
  • real estate for large corporate clients
  • tax appeals
  • contracts
  • land use and zoning, with a focus on eminent domain
  • personal injury
  • medical malpractice

Peter also has appeared at administrative hearings and proceedings involving unemployment compensation benefits and liquor licenses.

Certified as a Civil Trial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court, Peter has litigated matters in federal and state courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Peter is the Administrative Chair of the Atlantic City office’s Litigation Department.

Peter’s recent work includes:

  • Obtaining a judgment from the Tax Court of New Jersey on behalf of Marina District Development, the owner of the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, shaving $1.38 billion from the Borgata’s 2009 and 2010 assessed values. The judgment resulted in a savings of $48 million plus interest for the two tax years for the client.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Peter has lectured on the presentation of expert witnesses at the time of trial and handling the discovery phase of complex litigation matters.

Honors & Awards

• Selected as a "Super Lawyer" by New Jersey Monthly Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2005)