Peter J. Petesch is a shareholder in the Washington, DC office of Littler Mendelson, PC, the largest US-based law firm exclusively devoted to representing management in every aspect of labor and employment law.
Mr. Petesch has successfully defended employers in individual and class-based cases before federal and state courts and agencies such as the EEOC, the DOJ and the DOL's Office of Administrative Law Judges.
He has more than 20 years of experience in representing employers in disability-related matters under both Titles I and III of the ADA, and has taught webinars in both areas.
Mr. Petesch is co-author of the second edition of the treatise Disability Discrimination and the Workplace (BNA 2011).
He is the co-chair of Littler Mendelson's transportation industry practice group and a core member of the EEO and leaves of absence and disability accommodation practice groups.
Prior to working at Littler Mendelson, Mr. Petesch was the managing partner of another nationwide labor and employment firm.
He received his JD from Georgetown University Law Center in 1985 and an AB, University of Michigan, 1982, with honors and distinction.
Mr. Petesch is admitted to practice in Washington, DC, and Maryland.