AREAS OF PRACTICE
General Corporate & Commercial, Securities
Bachelor of Arts in History from Brandeis University
J.D. from New York University
Peter B. Hirshfield: Founder of Hirshfield Law; Secretary, General Counsel and Director of Bethel Energy LLC; Secretary, General Counsel and Director of Bethel Solar LLC; Secretary, General Counsel and Director of First Global Benefits Corporation, a membership benefits corporation. With over 49 years of experience as outside general counsel specializing in corporate, business and securities law, Mr. Hirshfield founded Hirshfield Law in 2004, a highly skilled law firm based in Goshen Connecticut that focuses on deals in green energy and membership companies. Mr. Hirshfield works with emerging companies and entrepreneurs in all stages of their business life, from formation and routine business matters, through regulatory compliance, capital raising, restructuring, joint ventures and merger and acquisition transactions. Mr. Hirshfield has represented participants in reverse merger transactions and currently represents one public company and several private companies. Prior to founding Hirshfield Law in September 2004, Mr. Hirshfield gained broad experience as a partner in several prominent New York City law firms and as an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore. Mr. Hirshfield received his BA majoring in history from Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, and his JD degree from New York University Law School, where he was Article & Book Review Editor of the NYU Law Review and a John Norton Pomeroy Scholar. Mr. Hirshfield was admitted to the California Bar, where he is currently an active member, and is an active member of the New York Bar.