Peter Hennigan is a member of Maslon's Litigation Group and has successfully represented clients across a broad range of matters in the areas of tort and product liability, business torts and breaches of contract, trademark infringement, employment, health insurance, land use, and personal injury. He has particular experience in complex electronic discovery issues, including compliance with preservation obligations, loss prevention, litigation hold implementation, and maintaining privileged communications.
Peter is a graduate of Yale Law School where he received the Joseph Parker Prize for the best student paper on a subject connected to legal history. Following law school, Peter served as a law clerk to both the Hon. Ralph K. Winter, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Hon. Diana E. Murphy of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Peter earned his Ph.D. and M.A. from Cornell University and his bachelor's degree, summa cum laude, from Carleton College.
Recognized on Minnesota Rising Stars list as part of the Super Lawyers® selection process, 2006-2007, 2009 (Minnesota Rising Stars is a designation given to only 2.5 percent of Minnesota attorneys each year, based on a selection process that includes the recommendation of peers in the legal profession.)