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Peter D. Weinstein, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Business Law, Business Organization, Business Reorganizations, Corporate Contracts, Corporate Documentation, Corporate (Corporation) Financing Law, Corporate Law, Corporate Planning. Member of Morrison Cohen Singer & Weinstein, LLP.


Weinstein, Peter David was born on January 24, 1939 in New York City. Son of Joseph Louis and Sylvia (Friedman) Weinstein.


Cornell University (Bachelor of Arts, 1960). Columbia University (Juris Doctor, 1963). Spoken languages: French.


Worked at Morrison Cohen Singer & Weinstein, LLP (New York, NY) specializing in General Trial and Appellate Practice. Corporate, Financial, Securities, Insurance, Real Estate, Labor, Tax, Trusts and Estates and Matrimonial Law. Admitted to the bar, 1963, New York.

Author: Numerous Legal Articles, Encyclopedia Americana, 1966-1968. "The Attitude of the Capital Importing Nations Towards the Taking of Foreign-Owned Private Property," 5 Indian Journal of International Law 113, 1965. "The Influence of International Law upon the United States Policy of Neutrality Prior to World War II," 4 Indian Journal of International Law 389, 1964.

Lecturer in Law, University of Maryland, 1965. General Counsel to the Black Clawson Company, 1968. General Counsel to United Container Machinery Group, Inc., 1986.

Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. American Bar Association. American College of Investment Counsel.

Morrison Cohen Singer & Weinstein, LLP is a full-service law firm providing a broad spectrum of legal services. Its areas of practice include contract, securities, commercial, aviation, first amendment and defamation, partnership, insurance, real estate, copyright and trademark litigation (both trial level and appellate and before arbitration tribunals). Corporate and commercial transactions (both domestic and international) including securities, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, joint venture and technology transfer, computer and licensing transactions.

Administrative practice before regulatory agencies. Insurance matters; family law matters including divorce, custody and adoption. Labor and employment.

Entertainment; taxation. Real estate; trusts and estates.


Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1964-1965. Member American Bar Association, American College Investment Counsel.


Married Laura Gail Goodman, June 30, 1968. Children– Alan Martin, Jody Lynn.