TOLEDO, OH – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that Peter R. Silverman, partner in the Toledo, Ohio office, was quoted in a news story about securities brokers who migrate between securities firms that have been expelled by regulators. The article appeared in the October 4, 2013 issue of The Wall Street Journal. The story discussed a securities award he won for his client against two brokerage firms that dissolved following the award.
Peter’s principal area of practice is commercial litigation. He has substantial experience in a number of specialty areas, including franchising, alternative dispute resolution, intellectual property, and antitrust.
Peter is an active arbitrator and mediator. Best Lawyers® has recognized him in the Arbitration, Commercial Litigation, Franchise Law, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation - Securities, and Mediation categories, and he has been recognized by Ohio Super Lawyers® in the franchise law category. Franchise Times® recognized him as one of the nation's top 100 franchise lawyers.
Peter received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Michigan and his B.A., with honors, from George Washington University.
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Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full service law firm with more than 225 attorneys practicing in Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; and Charlotte, North Carolina.