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Richard T. Peters

Attorney (Retired)

Current Position

Sidley Austin LLP
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Class: III (1992)Circuit: Ninth


University of Santa Clara, B.A. (1968)
University of California, Los Angeles, J.D. (1971)

Professional Career

Sidley Austin LLP (2006-13)
Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP, (2001-05)
Sidley & Austin, (1980-01)
Shutan & Trost Professional Corporation, (1973-80)
Paul, Hastings Janofsky & Walker (1971-73)


American Bar Association, Business Law Section
California State Bar
Idaho State Bar
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Financial Lawyers Conference, Board of Governors (1976-80)
, State Bar of California: Debtor-Creditor Relations and Bankruptcy Subcommittee of Business Law Section (1979-82); Chair (1981-82)
, State Bar of California: Executive Committee of Business Law Section (1984-85); Vice-Chair (1984-85)


"The Role of the Creditors' Committee in Chapter 11," Vol. II-3, International Legal Strategy Mar 1993 Co-author (published in Japanese)
Program materials and/or lecturer for National Commercial Finance Association, Los Angeles Financial Lawyers Conference; Los Angeles County Bar Association; UCLA Extension; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston; Citibank Global Finance Institute; Institute for Corporate Counsel; Practising Law Institute; and American College of Bankruptcy.