Law, Legal Services, Law Practice
Years of experience practicing law in New York and Florida came after Peter Carpio graduated cum laude from St. John’s University School of Law in Jamaica, New York. A three-time Dean’s List honoree, Peter Carpio achieved the C.A.L.I. Excellence for the Future Awards for the highest grade in several of his classes, including Corporate Finance, Business Organizations I, Evidence I, and Criminal Procedure II. Peter Carpio earned an undergraduate degree from Duke University’s Trinity College of Arts and Science in Durham, North Carolina, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology in 1997. After completing his education, Peter Carpio worked as an associate with Cadwalader, Wickersham, and Taft in New York City. Mr. Carpio spent a summer, while in law school, as a summer associate and, after taking on his full-time role, Mr. Carpio prepared research for cases involving federal and state securities law. Following his time with Cadwalader, Wickersham, and Taft, Peter Carpio stayed in New York City and served as a litigation and bankruptcy associate with King and Spalding LLP. For five years Mr. Carpio worked on cases involving commercial litigation, bankruptcy, real estate, contracts, and securities litigation. Drafting complaints, working on settlements, and researching and drafting motions for the firm, Peter Carpio was an essential member of King and Spalding’s legal team, building a specialty in investment litigation. Peter Carpio’s most recent experience came as a support attorney with Ben-Ezra & Katz, P.A., in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, representing banks in foreclosure proceedings. In his spare time, Peter Carpio enjoys surfing, sunbathing, reading, and watching documentaries.