Businesses operating in highly regulated industries such as finanacial services, managed care, media, and insurance, among others, turn to experienced commercial and employment litigator Peter Altieri to resolve disputes over the movement of people and information and other commercial matters.
They rely on Peter’s success in protecting trade secrets, enforcing non-compete agreements anddefending against such claims, as well as resolving breaches of fiduciary duty and contracts.
Businesses and individuals call on Peter to represent them before arbitrators, federal and state courts, and administrative agencies to handle mediations, arbitrations, injunctions, trials, and appeals.
Clients value Peter’s responsive, focused, concise, and practical representation.
Since 1984, Peter has served as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association Panel of Arbitrators. He is also a member of the International Center for Dispute Resolution arbitration panel and is a certified mediator in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York mediation program.
Peter served as Chairman of the International Lawyers Network (“ILN”), an association of over 91 law firms with over 5,000 lawyers in 67 countries, for eight years from 2009 to 2017. He is a member of The Union League Club in New York City and The Patterson Club, Inc., where he served as President of the Board of Directors. He has also served as Secretary for the Uniform State Laws Committee and on the InterAmerican Affairs Committee of the New York City Bar Association; on the Executive Committee, Antitrust Section, of the Connecticut Bar Association; and as a member of the Benefit Committee of the Urban Justice Center.
As a co-author of the Trade Secrets & Employee Mobility blog, Peter writes and speaks frequently on trade secrets and employee mobility litigation issues. He also participates in the firm’s Continuing Legal Education program. Peter clerked for the Honorable Juan Torruella of the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico and interned in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York.