November 29, 2021

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Phillips Lytle Attorney Gregory L. Peterson Moderates ‘Cold War Secrets Revealed’ Event at Robert H. Jackson Center

Jamestown, N.Y.Gregory L. Peterson, of counsel at Phillips Lytle LLP and co-founder of the Robert H. Jackson Center, led the “Cold War Secrets Revealed” educational seminar held earlier this year at the Jackson Center. The event explored stories from the Cold War period and the players and tensions that emerged as nations grappled with international policy challenges and the constant threat of crisis.

Mr. Peterson served as the program moderator throughout the day-long event that featured David Gill, Counsel General of Germany in New York, as well as several globally known experts, such as Professor Arthur Downey, author Nancy Thorndike Greenspan, and Eli Rosenbaum, Director of Human Rights Enforcement Strategy and Policy for the U.S. Department of Justice.

Named after Robert H. Jackson, who served the nation as a U.S. Solicitor General, U.S. Attorney General, U.S. Supreme Court Justice and Chief U.S. Prosecutor of the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg, the Jackson Center was founded with a mission to advance public awareness and appreciation for equality, fairness and justice. Over the past 20 years, the Center has advanced its mission by bringing people together for continuous learning opportunities provided through programs, presentations and exhibits.

Mr. Peterson is Phillips Lytle’s Office Leader in Chautauqua and focuses in all areas of real estate law, including development and financial transactions. He also concentrates in the areas of corporate counseling including acquisitions, administration and strategic planning, not-for-profit corporate formation, tax exemption and qualification with New York State administrative areas.

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