Employment LitigationGeneral LitigationCommercial Litigation
GeorgiaMichiganU.S. District Court, Northern District of GeorgiaU.S. District Court, Eastern District of MichiganU.S. District Court, Western District of MichiganU.S. Court of Appeals 6th CircuitU.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
Vanderbilt University School of Law, Nashville, Tennessee, 1995 J.D.Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, 1989 B.A. Major: Government
State Bar of GeorgiaState Bar of Michigan
Peter Golden is an experienced employment, litigation and business attorney. Golden's national legal practice includes successfully representing clients in many types of litigation matters, as well as advising in business, commercial and employment matters. He is both a counselor and a litigator. On the litigation side, he has represented some of the largest Fortune 100® companies in state and federal courts and administrative agencies in over 30 states and has acted as national litigation and employment counsel to individuals and multiple large corporations. He represents large corporations, small business owners and select individuals in myriad litigation matters ranging from business disputes to employment matters to non-compete agreement litigation.
Golden is also a veteran of the courtroom, having successfully tried jury and non-jury trials throughout the United States including California and New York.
On the business side, Golden acts as a counselor and legal advisor to his clients, focusing on the clients' objectives, their goals and their business. Golden spends considerable time on his consulting practice in the areas of employment advice, small business legal advice, litigation avoidance, non-compete agreement review, contract review and negotiation, termination counseling, human resources law and related advice. He also provides legal advice to individuals seeking counsel regarding Georgia non-compete law, non-compete agreements and related advice.
Finally, Golden practices in the sports and entertainment law area, having represented professional actors, sports agents and not for profit sports entities in business, contract and litigation matters. As a result of his efforts, Mr. Golden has been recognized as one of Atlanta’s leading business and litigation attorneys. He has been named a Super Lawyer rising star as published in Atlanta Magazine and Georgia Super Lawyer magazine® and has been named as one of Georgia’s “Legal Elite” by Georgia Trend magazine® in the area of business law.