Peter E. Koenig

Peter E. Koenig

Shareholder
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Phone:
513-357-4333
Fax:
513-977-4361
Email:
Peter represents business owners, developers, property owners, individuals, and families, primarily in the areas of real estate and civil litigation. He has substantial expertise in land use, zoning, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, tax valuation, construction, condominium, and misrepresentation disputes. He also handles commercial, personal injury, probate, trust, estate and other complex civil litigation. Peter serves clients in trials and appeals before state and local administrative and legislative bodies, and in the state and federal courts of Ohio and Kentucky.

Areas of Practice

  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Municipal Law
  • Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1981
  • Kentucky, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1983
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1986

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University Law School, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1981
    • Honors: Order of Barristers
  • Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude - 1978
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Philosophy/Economics

Honors and Awards

  • AV-Rating in Martindale Hubbell Law Directory (June 1994 to Present)
  • Diplomas, National Institute of Trial Advocacy (1993, 1994)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Member, Judicial Candidate Rating Committee, 1987-1995
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Potter Stewart American Inn of Court, Barrister, 1985 - 1987
  • Cincinnati Squash Racquets Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. Gilbert Bettman, Hamilton County, Ohio Court of Common Pleas, Law Clerk, 1981 - 1982

Pro Bono Activities

  • University Club of Cincinnati, President, 1992-1993; Board of Governors, 1987-1993; Member 1983-present, 1992 - 1993
  • Mercantile Library
  • Cincinnati Country Club
  • Society for the Preservation of Music Hall (SPMH), President, 2015-present; Board of Trustees, 2007-present
  • Hamilton County Memorial Hall Society, Trustee and Member, Executive Committee
  • Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, Hyde Park, Trustee, Permanent Property/Endowment Fund, 2003 - 2009
  • Cincinnati Preservation Association, Trustee
  • Cincinnatus Association, Member
  • Seven Hills School, Parent Association, Secretary 2004-2005, 2009, 2004 - 2009
  • Music Hall Revitalization Company (MHRC), Board of Trustees, 2015-present
  • Cincinnati Opera, Board of Trustees Ex-officio, Spring, 2016-present
  • Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Board of Trustees Ex-officio, Fall, 2016-present
  • Memorial Hall Society, Board of Trustees, 2012-present
  • Cincinnatus Association, Member, 1993 - 2002
  • Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA), Board of Trustees, 1999 - 2005