Attorney Profile

Crossin, Peter H.
Partner, Head of Law & Motion and Appellate Practice Group
213-404-1101
pcrossin@veatchfirm.com

PETER H. CROSSIN brings a unique and practical perspective to his practice of law with a considerable background in litigating civil matters on both sides of the Plaintiffs’ and Defense Bar. A New Jersey native, Peter earned his BA degree in Political Science from the University of South Carolina and his JD from the Whittier College School of Law. Prior to entering law school Mr. Crossin worked several years trading municipal bonds on Wall Street at the brokerage firm Dean Witter Reynolds, Inc.

Mr. Crossin has held lead positions on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committees for the California In Re Intraocular Lens and Latex Glove coordinated litigations and has represented defendants in the In Re Welding Rod coordinated litigation. Mr. Crossin has prosecuted and defended a myriad of cases involving toxic torts, catastrophic injury, warranty claims (including dealership Lemon Law), product liability, premises liability (with a particular emphasis in premises security litigation), construction defect, and contract disputes. He has arbitrated and mediated hundreds of cases on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants.

Mr. Crossin has extensive brief and law and motion writing and oral argument experience. He has had articles published in legal periodicals as well as seminar and convention syllabuses. Along with his trial court oral argument experience, he has argued cases successfully before the California Court of Appeal.