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Peter E. Krebs

Partner, Corporate Practice Co-Administrator
1000 Jackson Street
Toledo, OH 43604


Denise Busch

Peter E. Krebs has extensive experience representing buyers and sellers of both public and private companies.  He has substantial experience in representing clients in complex business reorganizations, debt restructurings and insolvency matters, including companies experiencing financial difficulties, purchasers of distressed companies, and lenders and creditors of such companies.  He is experienced in business representation and counseling with respect to corporate governance, creditors' rights and other general corporate matters.

Prior to his association with Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, Pete practiced for 7 years with the firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Chicago representing and counseling debtors, creditors, lenders, investors and other parties-in-interest in all stages of restructuring transactions from Chapter 11 reorganizations to out-of-court negotiations, workouts and acquisitions.

Prior to attending law school, Pete worked for over 5 years in the audit and assurance services group of PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP in Chicago where he performed financial statement audits for a diverse client base.

Pete is admitted to practice law in Illinois and Ohio.

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • The Victory Center, President
  • Sylvania Country Club, Board Member

Alternate biographies




  • J.D., The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, 2003
  • B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1995

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 2011
  • Illinois, 2003
  • United States District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2003