Peter L. Haviland is a partner in Ballard Spahr LLP’s Los Angeles office. With a national and international practice, he has tried cases in state, federal and bankruptcy courts, and arbitral forums throughout the country, and has argued a wide range of appeals. Haviland’s current docket includes matters for E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company and ExxonMobil Corp. He has also prosecuted criminal actions on a pro bono basis for the Los Angeles City Attorney’s office.

Haviland has served on the boards of directors of a number of professional and service organizations, including the Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association and the Constitutional Rights Foundation. He previously served as outside general counsel for recorded music companies.

As a participant in Law360’s Minority Powerbrokers Q&A series, Haviland shared his perspective on five questions. To read more, click here.

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