Peter D. Hutcheon

Member | New Jersey

Peter D. Hutcheon practices primarily in the areas of business governance, commercial transactions, securities, banking, and finance.

Peter regularly counsels management of public and private companies and banking institutions on governance matters.  He also has particular expertise with respect to indemnification and insurance issues affecting directors and officers.  Peter has represented parties in major public-private partnership financings.  He also represents clients seeking investment capital from private placements, venture capital, and private equity deals, as well as firm commitment underwritten offerings of securities.  Peter is experienced with securities matters ranging from stock options to dividend reinvestment plans.  He possesses extensive familiarity with bank regulatory matters and has worked on mergers and acquisitions in the banking industry.  Peter has considerable experience in corporate and financing transactions and has represented both buyers and sellers in public and private corporate acquisition transactions in deals involving some $2 billion.

Peter is a long-time member of the American Bar Association’s Section on Business Law, Partnerships and Unincorporated Business Organizations Committee, and for 16 years was the editor of its newsletter, the PUBOGRAM.  He is the 2005 recipient of the Martin I. Lubaroff Award for his lifelong service to this Committee.  He was a director for 22 years, including two years as chair, of the New Jersey State Bar, Corporate & Business Law Section.  He also chaired the State Bar’s Banking Law Section.  He was chairman of the New Jersey Corporate & Business Law Study Commission from its inception in 1989 to 2002, where he provided reports and suggestions on business law developments to the New Jersey Legislature and the Governor.  Peter chaired the New Jersey Securities Advisory Committee appointed by the Attorney General from 1995 to 2001 and has served as the American Bar Association’s Liaison to the New Jersey Bureau of Securities for over 35 years.  He also served as chair of the ABA’s Section of Science and Technology and is on the Editorial Board of their quarterly journal, Jurimetrics.  Hutcheon also previously served as Associate Editor and Editor-in-Chief of Jurimetrics.

Peter is listed in the Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law, and Securities Regulation sections of the current edition of The Best Lawyers In America.  He also has been selected for inclusion on the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers in the Business/Corporate section every year since its inception in 2005 to 2016.  Additionally, he has authored numerous articles on various business-related law topics, including limited liability companies, securities, and directors and officers liability.

Peter Hutcheon Appointed Observer to American Bar Association Business Law Section Beneficial Ownership Task Force

Twenty-six Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Peter Hutcheon Reappointed to Jurimetrics Journal Editorial Board

Peter D. Hutcheon Reappointed to Jurimetrics Journal Editorial Board

Twenty-nine Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Peter D. Hutcheon Reappointed to Editorial Board of Jurimetrics

Thirty-One Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Peter D. Hutcheon Appointed to Editorial Board of Jurimetrics

Thirty-Two Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Peter D. Hutcheon Appointed to Editorial Board of Jurimetrics

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Thirty-One Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Victor S. Elgort and Peter D. Hutcheon to Speak About LLCs

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Hutcheon and Chaplin Present on State of Investment Adviser Regulation and Trends in Industry

Peter D. Hutcheon Named Newark Best Lawyers Mergers & Acquisitions Law Lawyer of the Year

Twenty-Nine Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Named Among Best Lawyers

Norris McLaughlin Closes Over $150 Million Financing Package for Mutual Redevelopment Houses

Peter D. Hutcheon Appointed to the Jurimetrics Journal Editorial Board

Peter D. Hutcheon Named in Who's Who in America Law

Thirty Norris McLaughlin Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers

Twenty-Five Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Attorneys Named Among Best Lawyers

Twenty-One Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Members Named Among Best Lawyers In America

Peter D. Hutcheon Included In New Who’s Who Editions

Twenty-One Norris McLaughlin & Marcus Members Named Among Best Lawyers In America

Peter D. Hutcheon Named in Who’s Who in America

Peter D. Hutcheon Named In Who’s Who in American Law

Articles

Publications

  • “Regulation and the Investment Advisor,” Financial Planning Association of New York, November 9, 2011
  • “LLC or Inc.? Entity Selection for a Small to Medium Sized Business,” National Business Institute, Princeton, New Jersey, October 25, 2010

Peter D. Hutcheon

has earned the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® status. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Peter D. Hutcheon was selected to the 2013 Super Lawyers list. The Super Lawyers List is issued by Thompson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.


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Peter D. Hutcheon was selected to the 2018 Best Lawyers® list. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

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Peter D. Hutcheon was selected to the 2012 Best Lawyers® Lawyer of The Year list. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

2005 Martin l. Lubaroff Award.

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