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Peter Ligh focuses on complex commercial litigation and arbitration of disputes. He represents clients in a range of matters, including antitrust, securities, intellectual property, class actions and internal investigations and his clients include media companies, pharmaceutical companies, computer technology companies, energy companies, investment and commercial banks, hedge funds and private equity firms, independent audit committees, members of Congress and the City of New York.

Peter began his legal career as an intern for the Honorable Sonia Sotomayor of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and for the Honorable Naomi Reice Buchwald of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Selected Experience

Professional Activities

Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
Member, Board of Directors, New York City Coalition Against Hunger

  • J.D., Columbia Law School, Managing Editor, Columbia Law Review
    James Kent Scholar
    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • B.A., Yale University, Managing Editor, Yale Daily News
Bar Admissions
  • New York

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Eversheds Sutherland is an international law firm helping the Fortune 100, industry leaders, sector innovators and business entrepreneurs solve their biggest challenges and reach their business goals. Dedicated to unfaltering excellence in client service, we are known for our business savvy and industry intelligence, providing creative and custom solutions for each of our clients. Industry and business experience makes the difference for our clients.

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