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Litigation: Securities - California
"Peter is outstanding, shows terrific leadership and is willing to try cases." "He has the ability to articulate and break down hugely complicated legal and technical issues in a niche area into something understandable."
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Mr. Wald has extensive trial and appellate experience in complex securities and professional liability matters. Practice highlights include numerous dismissals, summary judgments, trials, arbitrations, and appellate victories in multi-billion dollar lawsuits against the world’s leading companies such as Allergan, Deloitte, EY, J.P. Morgan Chase, Oracle, Omnicom, PwC, Southern California Edison, Wal-Mart and Weatherford.
Chair, Latham & Watkins Global Litigation Department (2004-11); Named “Securities MVP,” one of five lawyers recognized by Law360 in 2015.
JD, Harvard Law School, 1977, Magna cum laude; AB, Brown University, 1974, Magna cum laude