Peter E. Doyne, Member
Hon. Peter E. Doyne (Ret.), formerly the Assignment Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen County, and distinguished Member of the Judiciary for twenty-two years, chairs the firm’s alternative dispute resolution and corporate investigations practices. Judge Doyne serves as a mediator, arbitrator and special master and also as a special hearing officer for government agencies. In addition, he consults both internally and with attorneys outside the firm on a variety of business, fiduciary, and other litigation matters.
While serving in the Judiciary, Judge Doyne received appointments to a number of Supreme Court committees, including the Supreme Court Working Group on Business Litigation, for which he served as the Chair, and the Supreme Court Ad Hoc Committee on the Code of Judicial Conduct. He also is a frequent lecturer for the Judicial College and ICLE. Judge Doyne was graduated from Lafayette College, cum laude, and received his J.D. from Rutgers School of Law, Newark. He is a member of the New Jersey and New York Bars. Judge Doyne served as President of the Morris Pashman American Inn of Court for nine years and is a member of the New Jersey Fellows of the American Bar Foundation. He was the recipient from Lafayette College of the William G. Wilson Distinguished Service Award. Best Lawyers in America®, a peer review of U.S. lawyers, included Judge Doyne on its Best Lawyers list in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution in 2017.
Areas Of Practice
New Jersey, 1976
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1976
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1977
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1977
Lafayette College (cum laude)
Rutgers School of Law - Newark (J.D.)