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Peter Rosen

Peter Rosen

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Monday, May 22, 2017

Telephone: (213) 740-2547
Fax: (213) 740-5502
699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA Room: 306E

Peter K. Rosen is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins and is a member of the litigation department and the insurance coverage litigation practice. He is the Co-Chair of the firm’s Distressed Credit Markets Advisory Group and a member of the firm’s Training and Career Enhancement Committee as well as the firm’s Technology Committee.

He represents insurance policyholders in matters involving, commercial general liability policies, directors’ and officers' liability insurance policies, environmental insurance, fidelity insurance, professional liability policies, property disputes, and surety bonds. Most recently, Rosen was the lead lawyer for the retail leaseholder at the World Trade Center in the massive insurance coverage litigation arising out of the 9/11 attacks. His role in the World Trade Center insurance coverage litigation gained him worldwide recognition.

Rosen's practice also includes broker-dealer matters, private securities disputes, securities litigation, and special investigations. Additionally, he counsels boards of directors and senior management on directors’ and officers' litigation, compensation and benefits agreements, corporate governance issues, employment practices, insurance strategies, indemnification and bylaws and agreements.


U.S. News & World Report
August 14, 2017
Re: Andrew T. Guzman

Dean Andrew Guzman was mentioned for joining deans of other law schools in a statement to the American Bar Association asserting that the GRE serves as a valid and reliable alternative assessment to the LSAT.


Daniel Klerman
June, 2017

“Economics of Legal History.” In The Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics, Vol. 3: Public Law and Legal Institutions, edited by Francesco Parisi. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Edward McCaffery
June, 2017

“Taxing Wealth Seriously.” Tax Law Review 70 (2017): 305.

Edward Kleinbard
June, 2017

“Reinventing Business Taxation: The Dual Business Enterprise Income Tax,” posted to SSRN.