Peter C. Hein


Peter C. Hein

Peter C. Hein is Of Counsel in the Litigation Department at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.  Mr. Hein’s practice has included securities, corporate, ERISA, real estate, insurance and other complex commercial litigation, arbitrations, appraisals and mediation.  Mr. Hein has argued in the United States Supreme Court, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Second, Seventh and Ninth Circuits, and the New York appellate courts.

Mr. Hein graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee (B.A., summa cum laude, 1972) and Columbia Law School (J.D., 1975). At Columbia, Mr. Hein was a James Kent scholar, Harlan Fisk Stone scholar and served as an editor of the Columbia Law Review (1974-75).

Mr. Hein is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York (where he has served on the Federal Legislation, State Legislation and Election Law Committees). He is also a member of the New York State Bar Association, the American Bar Association and serves as a Trustee of the Citizens Budget Commission, a non-partisan civic watchdog group for New York City and New York State.

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