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Peter A. Griffin

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Biography

Peter A. Griffin is a litigation associate in the firm's Los Angeles office. Peter's practice includes all aspects of business and real estate litigation, including disputes between partners, shareholders and corporate directors/officers, employers and employees, commercial landlords and tenants, and buyers and sellers of real estate. Peter also has experience with federal receiverships and construction matters. Peter has experience drafting motions, as well as experience in all aspects of civil discovery, including depositions, written discovery, and resolution of discovery disputes. Peter also has significant courtroom experience, as he has chaired multiple jury trials and argued before federal and state courts throughout California.

Prior to joining Allen Matkins, Peter served as a summer intern in the legal and business affairs department at Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., and as a summer associate with a bicoastal full service law firm. Before attending law school, Peter enjoyed a successful career in the technology industry.

Memberships

  • John M. Langston Bar Association, Corporate Firm Network Committee
  • California Minority Counsel Program, Conference Planning Committee
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association

Education

Peter received his B.A. in political science with a minor in communication from Stanford University, where he also played on the football team. Peter received his J.D. from UCLA School of Law with a specialization in business law and policy. 

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • California

Court Admissions

  • All California State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California