Peter served for over 14 years as Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary for LCC International, Inc. (NASDAQ-listed), a leading provider of engineering services, network deployment services, software and hardware products to the wireless telecommunications industry. Peter was the chief legal officer during the company’s 1996 initial public offering and he led the company’s legal activities as it completed subsequent equity and debt financings, experienced periods of rapid expansion, weathered two economic down-cycles, expanded its international presence, and responded to SOX and similar regulatory changes. While with LCC, Peter also served in a variety of business and operations roles and led the company’s corporate development and strategy functions. He identified, structured and closed a number of acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate divestitures in the U.S., Latin America, Europe and Asia.
Prior to LCC, Peter served as Corporate Counsel to Mobile Telecommunication Technologies Corp., also known as SkyTel, an early pioneer in wireless data messaging. While with SkyTel, Peter handled the company’s in-house legal affairs during a period of rapid growth and international expansion. Peter structured and negotiated international joint venture and technology license relationships for SkyTel to construct and operate wireless communications systems in a variety of locations including Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Paraguay, Colombia, Ecuador, Malaysia, Indonesia and Hong Kong.
His broad experience also includes domestic and international transactions including commercial contracts, software and technology licensing, and agreements with agents, distributors and international representatives; corporate structuring including the establishment and operation of foreign operations, domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance (debt and equity arrangements), and corporate law and governance.
1701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006
(Office Visits by Appointment Only)
Areas of Practice
General Corporate/Business; International Transactions; Mergers & Acquisitions; Corporate Finance; Private Equity; Intellectual Property; Public Company Compliance
District of Columbia 1988
American University, Washington College of Law 1987