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Peter A. Cross

Lawsuits and disputes Attorney at New York, NY

5.0   1 review

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Practice areas
  1. Lawsuits and disputes
    50%
    Diverse corporate and commercial litigation and dispute resolution practice including arbitration and mediation. Also serve as a volunteer federal mediator in Southern District of N.Y.

    49 years

  2. Business
    25%
    General corporate practice representing businesses, professional practices, holding companies and not-for-profits corporations,international businesses, in-bound business from China and Korea

    49 years

  3. Contracts and agreements
    25%
    Specializes in all type of agreements relating to large and small businesses, including professional partnerships, joint ventures,sales and distribution agreements, medical practices, international agreements, license agreements, shareholder agreements, sales of businesses, leases and real estate transactions

    49 years

Licensed for 49 years
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 1973
Updated 06/05/2022
State NJ
Status Resigned Without Prejudice
Acquired 1977
Updated 11/06/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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PETER A. CROSS
112 Madison Ave
6th Floor
New York, NY, 10016

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Posted by anonymous | November 17, 2008
Sr. V.P. & General Counsel, ITT Corporation
Peter Cross has served as Counsel to our Corporation in a variety of matters including some very critical litigation matters. He has always provided excellent advice, and has been responsive, supportive and efficient. His judgment and skill are excellent, and he has an outstanding ability to understand the business context of legal issues. His performance and results always exceed expectations.
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Cost

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  • Hourly Rates $ 300-500 per hour
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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.9 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • PRINCIPAL
  • PETER A. CROSS, ATTORNEY AT LAW
  • 2016 - Present
  • Partner
  • Eaton & Van Winkle, LLP
  • 2013 - 2016
  • Partner
  • Shea & Gould
  • 1993 - 1994
  • Partner
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • 1988 - 1992
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Education

  • New York University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1972
  • Fordham University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1969

Associations

  • Brooklyn Legal Services, Corp A
  • Co-Chair Advisory Council
  • 2001 - Present
  • Fund for Modern Courts
  • Board Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1973 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Alliance of Resident Theatres New York
  • Former Chair, Treasurer, Board member
  • 1994 - 2008
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyer Magazine
  • 2016
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Super Lawyer
  • New York Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Super Lawyer
  • New York Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • New York Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyer Magazine
  • 2009
  • New York Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyer Magazine
  • 2008
  • New York SuperLawyer
  • Super Lawyer Magazine
  • 2007
  • New York SuperLawyer
  • SuperLawyer
  • 2006
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Publications

  • Entertainment Industry Contracts, 10 Vol. Negotiating and Drafting Guide
  • LexisNexis Publishing
  • 2008
  • Center for International Legal Studies, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
  • Suggested Strategies for Limiting the Powers of Arbitrators in U.S. Arbitration Proceedings
  • 2006

Speaking Engagements

  • American Conference Institute, Orlando, Florida
  • Class Action Laws in Europe; the Outlook for Consumer Litigation in Western Europe
  • 2006
  • American Conference Institute, Orlando, Florida
  • The Class Action Fairness Act and its Impact on Class Action Practice in the United States
  • 2006
  • 2nd National Forum on Preventing and Defending Obesity Claims, Washington, D.C.
  • Defense Strategies for Defeating Consumer Fraud Allegations in Obesity Litigation
  • 2005

Attorney endorsements

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Given (2)
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Business Attorney | Aug 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Cross is a highly capable attorney committed to providing clients experienced, knowledgeable and aggressive representation. I endorse him without reservation."
Lawsuits and disputes Attorney | May 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Peter is a caring and hard working advocate for his clients."
New York Lawsuits and disputes Lawyer Peter A. Cross
Peter A. Cross
Lawsuits and disputes Attorney
New York, NY
Licensed for 49 years