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McDermott Will & Emery LLP

340 MADISON AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10173-1922, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 547 5400
Fax:
Fax +1 212 547 5444
Web:
www.mwe.com

Peter John Sacripanti

Tel:
Work +1 212 547 5583
Email:
Web:
www.mwe.com
McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Work Department

Litigation/ Trial/ Product Defense/ Class Action

Position

Peter John Sacripanti is Chairman Emeritus and a partner of the international law firm of McDermott Will & Emery. From 2009 to 2016, he served as chairman of the Firm’s Executive Committee. Peter concentrates on strategic business advice and disputes. He has advised boards of directors and corporations on various matters including activists campaigns, whistleblower accusations, bankruptcy trust and commercial disputes, investigations and mass tort allegations.

For further details of Peter's biography, please view McDermott website: https://www.mwe.com/en/team/s/sacripanti-peter-john


United States: Dispute resolution

Product liability, mass tort and class actions: toxic tort - defense

Within: Product liability, mass tort and class actions: toxic tort - defense

McDermott Will & Emery LLP represents manufacturers and oil and gas companies in environmental, chemical and asbestos-related litigation. Terrence Dee leads the practice in Chicago alongside Miami-based co-head Anthony Upshaw, who is acting for Monsanto in products liability mass tort actions related to the manufacturing, sale and distribution of polychlorinated biphenyl. In another highlight, James Pardo in New York is defending Exxon Mobil in water contamination cases involving its use of methyl-tertiary butyl ether. Environmental and toxic tort litigator Ellen Tenenbaum and oil and gas industry expert Peter Sacripanti are other key contacts in the New York office. Amy Doehring departed to Akerman LLP in July 2018.

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