Peter D. Antonoplos, a native of Washington, D.C. received his Bachelor of Arts in History from Denison University in 1998. In 2001 Mr. Antonoplos received his Juris Doctor from Catholic University, Columbus School of Law where he was a member of the Catholic University Law Review. In 2010 Mr. Antonoplos received, his Masters in Law in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, where he focused on business planning and partnership tax matters.
As a corporate and tax attorney, Mr. Antonoplos began his career with the law firm of Baise & Miller, P.C. (now part of Kilpatrick and Stockton, LLP) where Mr. Antonoplos was an associate in the firm’s corporate law practices. Early in his career, Mr. Antonoplos represented clients negotiating credit facilities, commercial loans and purchase and sale of businesses. In addition, Mr. Antonoplos represented technology companies in corporate matters relating to merger and acquisitions and employment issues. Following his tenure with Baise & Miller, Mr. Antonoplos was a founding member of Shaffer, Bock & Antonoplos, PLLC where his legal talents focused on issues related to the development of residential and commercial real estate and corporate law. In 2007 Mr. Antonoplos joined the Wall Street firm of Carter, Ledyard & Milburn, LLP as an Of Counsel, where he was a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Environmental practice groups. Mr. Antonoplos, represented commercial landlords and tenants in negotiating and drafting of commercial lease agreements and international clients investing foreign development dollars in domestic real estate projects. Mr. Antonoplos also routinely represented high net worth families in sale of business transactions and partnership disputes.
Mr. Antonoplos’ practice focuses on corporate, tax and real estate matters. Mr. Antonoplos has assisted business owners in corporate organization, reorganization and restructuring, contract negotiations, real estate acquisitions, intellectual property matters, employee relations, and with a host of other business issues.
Mr. Antonoplos routinely assist business owners navigate sensitive business issues involving commercial lending, bankruptcy filings and sale and purchase of distressed businesses. In addition, Mr. Antonoplos represents both lenders and developers in connection with the negotiation and closing of residential, commercial, construction, acquisition and development loans involving office buildings, condominiums and hotels.
Mr. Antonoplos is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia 2004 and New York State 2002; a bar admission in Maryland is pending and is expected in 2010.
Mr. Antonoplos routinely lectures on real estate and corporate law issues in Washington, DC and New York. Mr. Antonoplos lives in North West Washington, D.C. He is an avid chess player and motorcycle enthusiast.
Languages Spoken: English, Greek, Spanish
Licensed since 2002
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||SuperLawyers Magazine||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Deal Makers Global||Deal Magazine||2012|
|Deal Makers Global||Deal Magazine||2011|
|Global Award- Corporate Tax||InterContinental Finance||2010|
|Best Work Place for Commuters||Environmental Protection Agency||2008|
|Law Review Member||Columbus School of Law||2001|
|Managing Partner||Antonoplos & Associates, Attorneys At Law||2012 - Present|
|Partner||JDKatz, P.C.||2009 - Present|
|Of Counsel||Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP||2007 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Maryland State Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|Montgomery County Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|District of Columbia Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|New York Bar Association||Member||2002 - Present|
|America Bar Associaton||Member||2002 - Present|
|Urban Land Institute||Young Leader||2001 - Present|
|Georgetown University Law Center||Taxation||LLM||2010|
|Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Denison University||History||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|Mayflower Hotel||Origins of the Credit Crisis Implications on Real Estate Development||2008|
|Mayflower Hotel||Condominium Conversion an Mixed Use Development In the Urban Market||2007|
|Mayflower Hotel||Condominium Conversion in The District of Columbia: An Overview||2006|