Admitted in New York and New Jersey
Peter Balouskas was a cum laude graduate of La Salle University in 1996 where he was President of the Phi Alpha Delta Pre-law Fraternity and earned the award for the most outstanding student in the major of Political Science. He subsequently attended Fordham Law School where he was a member of the Urban Law Journal. Peter earned his Juris Doctor degree in 1999 and was admitted to the State Bars in New York and New Jersey. He was also admitted to the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York and the United Stated District Court, District of New Jersey.
Over the past 20 years, Peter has been involved in litigating hundreds of personal injury cases in the areas of Automobile Liability, Labor Law Liability, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice Liability and Premises Liability. He has successfully argued appeals before the Second, Third, and Fourth Appellate Departments of New York and has been involved with an appeal to the Court of Appeals, New York’s highest Court.
After helping out family friends with a legal matter that had significant implications to the health of their infant children, Peter recognized that he wanted to devote his efforts to helping others who were experiencing difficulties in their lives. He has served as a board member for a local non-profit organization whose mission is to help people with mental health, substance abuse and other life challenges to remain safe and healthy in the community through housing and supportive services.
When Peter is not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter.