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Peter Allan Atkins - Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates

Peter Allan Atkins

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates - New York

  • Four Times Square
  • New York, New York, USA
  • NY 10036

Practice Areas

Senior partner specializing in Skadden's M&A and corporate governance practices. Extensive experience representing acquirors, targets, boards of directors, special committees and investment banks in full range of M&A transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, takeovers, LBOs and JVs. Extensive experience also corporate governance arena, including counseling regarding directors' duties and responsibilities, responding to activists, and internal investigations, often in high-visibility situations. Broad industry experience, including airline, building materials, defense, energy, financial institutions, healthcare, information technology, insurance, media and telecommunications, retail and utilities. Member of firm's senior management.

Personal

LLB, Harvard University, 1968; AB, Brooklyn College, 1965.