Peter I. Livingston is a shareholder in Anderson Kill's New York office and is co-chair of the Cooperative and Condominium Law Group. He concentrates his practice in cooperative and condominium law, real estate and litigation.
Prior to joining Anderson Kill, Peter founded the firm Rosen Livingston & Cholst. Peter was also a senior partner in the New York office of a 175-attorney firm which specialized in litigation. He has been retained by both the FDIC and RTC to represent their interests with respect to complex real estate foreclosure matters and related lender liability issues. He has represented cooperative corporations and condominium associations and their boards in both State and Federal Court litigation.
Peter is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and the New York State Bar Association Section on Litigation and a member of the Committee on Condominiums and Cooperatives. He frequently lectures and writes on issues regarding cooperatives and condominiums. In addition, he has served for over 10 years as a board member in the Manhattan cooperative in which he resides.
New York State Trial Lawyers Association; New York State Bar Association, Section on Litigation; New York City Bar, Committee on Condominiums and Cooperatives.
Represented the FDIC and RTC with respect to complex real estate foreclosure matters and related lender liability issues
International Arbitration for Korean Electric Power Corp.
Defense of legal malpractice claims involving claims that a plaintiff’s federal civil rights have been violated, and in wrongful conviction and false imprisonment cases
Defense of corporations, their officers and directors in lawsuits claiming breach of fiduciary duty, waste, fraud, negligence, property damage, and breach of contract
Defense of fraudulent conveyance claims
Prosecution and defense of employment and housing discrimination claims under New York State, City and Federal laws
Representation of outdoor advertising companies and buildings in administrative proceedings and in court with respect to alleged violations of the New York City Administrative Code
Representation of condominium boards in claims against sponsors for construction defects
Prosecution and defense of shareholder election disputes
Representation of foreign sovereigns and foreign heads of state in U.S. contract disputes
Advise companies on compliance with U.S. Treasury regulations, New York State Attorney General Regulations, New York State Public Service Law, the New York State Public Service Commission Regulations, and the New York City Administrative Code
Green Apple Management Corp. v. Aronis, 95 A.D. 3d 826 (2d Dept. 2012)
Rogowsky v. McGarry, 55 A.D. 3d 815 (2d Dept. 2008)
J-Mar Service Center, Inc. v. Mahoney, Connor & Hussey, 45 A.D. 3d 809 (2d Dept. 2007)
Chen v. Ma, 2013 VL 44457607 (S.D.N.Y 2013)
3060 Ocean Ave. Owners, Inc. v. Bistricer, 247 A.D. 2d 275 (1st Dept. 1998)
Alex Derechin & Son, Inc. v. Field, 97 A.D.2d 781 (2d Dept. 1983)
Weissblum v. Mostafzafan Found. of New York, 60 N.Y. 2d 637 (1983)
Rosado v. Legal Aid Soc., 12 A.D.3d 356 (2d Dept. 2004)
Cahen-Vorburger v. Vorburger, 41 A.D. 3d 281 (1st Dept. 2007)
Coastal Abstract Serv., Inc. v. First Am. Tit. Ins. Co., 173 F. 3d 725 (9th Cir. 1999)
Arthur-Magna, Inc. v. Del-Val Fin. Corp., 1991 WL 13725 (D.N.J. Feb. 1, 1991)
United States v. Aguirre, 912 F. 2d 555 (2d Cir. 1990)
In re Integrated Resources Real Estate Ltd. Partnerships Sec. Litig., 815 F. Supp. 620 (S.D.N.Y. 1993)
Phifer v. City of New York, 289 F. 3d 49 (2d Cir. 2002)
Neustein v. Orbach, 732 F. Supp. 333 (E.D.N.Y. 1990)
SO/Bluestar, LLC v. Canarsie Hotel Corp., 33 A.D. 3d 986, 988 (2d Dept. 2006)