Pedro J. Perez Jr.

Associate

New York
T +1.212.847.2873
F +1.212.589.4201

Overview

Pedro Perez is focusing his developing practice on litigation, with a strong interest in intellectual property. He is currently assisting on matters related to BakerHostetler’s role as counsel to the court-appointed Trustee under SIPA in the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC. Pedro’s diverse background working in law through private, public and government agencies provides him with a wealth of experience and the ability to address matters with an open-minded and comprehensive approach. 

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • Hispanic National Bar Association

Community

  • ASPIRA of New York

Pro Bono

  • Assisted a client who sought asylum on the basis of sexual orientation. Researched country conditions and conducted mock interviews in anticipation of a hearing.
  • Assisted a client seeking renewal of a Section 8 voucher with an Article 78 proceeding that resulted in a favorable settlement with the New York City Housing Authority. 

Prior Positions

  • Bronx County District Attorney’s Office: Trial Bureau Intern (2014)
  • The Legal Aid Society, Civil Division: Paralegal Case Handler (2011 to 2013)

Admissions

  • New York

Education

  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2016
  • B.S., Legal Studies, St. John’s University, 2011

Languages

  • Spanish