Peter M. Gilhuly


Current Position

Partner (retired)
Latham & Watkins LLP
Los Angeles, CA

Class: XIX (2008)Circuit: Ninth


Wesleyan University, B.A., with Honors (1983)
Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude (1990)

Professional Career

Partner (1999-13); Associate (1990-99), Latham & Watkins, LLP


American Bankruptcy Institute, Bankruptcy Battleground West, Co-Chair (2001-05)


"Intellectually Bankrupt?: The Comprehensive Guide to Navigating IP Issues in Chapter 11," Am. Bankr. Inst. Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 1 Summer 2013 Co-author
"Officers' and Directors' Personal Liability for Wages," ABI Journal 2011 Co-author
"How to Structure U.S. Second Lien Financing," IFLR 2004 Co-author
"The Involuntary Bankruptcy Petition: The World's Worst Debt Collection Device," The Business Lawyer 1998 Co-author


Barristers of Los Angeles County Bar, President's Award (1995)
Wesleyan University Service Award (2008)
Presidents' Volunteer Service Award (2008)
A Place Called Home Humanitarian Award (2011)
Named among "Top 100 Lawyers in California" by the Daily Journal (2011-12)