Christopher K. Petersen focuses on labor and employment matters.
Practice & Background
While in law school, Mr. Petersen served as an extern for the Hon. Paul Boland of the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District.
Mr. Petersen received his B.A. in philosophy and comparative literary studies from Northwestern University in 2003 and his J.D. in 2008 from the University of Southern California Law Center, where he served as an articles editor for the Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal.
Mr. Petersen is active in the firm’s pro bono practice.
Awards & Accolades
- Akin Gump’s labor and employment practice named as Law360 Employment Practice Group of the Year four times in the past seven years, including in 2009, 2013, 2015 and 2016.