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Peter Henry Morrison

Peter Henry Morrison, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1958, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1960, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1985.

Background

Morrison, Peter Henry was born on February 27, 1935 in New York City. Son of Milton A. and Sophia A. (Lipshitz) Morrison.

Education

Bachelor, Colgate University, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1958.

Career

Attorney office general counsel Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, 1958-1960. Assistant United States attorney Southern District New York Department Justice, 1960-1964, chief securities fraud unit, 1963-1964. Senior partner Morrison, Paul & Beiley, Professional Corporation, New York City, 1968-1984, Morrison, Cohen & Singer, New York City, since 1984.

Member faculty Insider Trading Panel-Law Journal Seminars Press trial advocacy panel and broker-dealer liability Practicing Law Institute, Am Law Institute-American Bar Association Fraud and Fiduciary Duty Under Federal Securities Laws.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (program panelist), Federal Bar Council, New York State Bar Association (chairman federal court practice seminars 1983, chairman committee on federal courts 1979-1983), Association Bar City New York Clubs: Atrium (New York City). Sedgewood (Carmel, New York ).

Connections

Married Laura Torbet, June 19, 1983. Children: Alix, Adam, Jennifer, Nicole.