Peter D. Nussbaum


B.A., Cornell University
J.D., Harvard Law School

Hon. Irving R. Kaufman, United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Peter was a member of the ABA Committee on Practice and Procedure under the NLRA and a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers.  He lectured frequently on labor topics for the American Bar Association, the Practicing Law Institute and other organizations. He was a Fulbright Scholar at the London School of Economics.  He worked for various legal services programs, including the Center for Social Welfare, Policy and Law at Columbia University Law School.  Peter served as a lawyer representative and Executive Committee Member of the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference.  He also served as chair of the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County and as a member of the Democratic Party’s State Executive Committee.

Peter was listed for 25 years in “The Best Lawyers in America” for labor and employment law.  He was also designated as a Northern California “Super Lawyer.”

Peter retired at the end of 2015.