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. Ranked among the country’s top lawyers by Chambers USA, Peter began his career as a federal prosecutor with the United States Department of Justice. He is known for his creative and practical business oriented advice. Peter also has a reputation of being an aggressive litigator. The General Counsel of a Fortune 50 company once remarked, "If you're going to have a fight, he is your guy."