Peter G. Riechert
Redwood City Office
- Real Estate
- Business Law
Peter G. Riechert received his B.A. degree with distinction from the University of Wisconsin in 1972 and his J.D. from Stanford University in 1975. He is the senior member of Aaron, Riechert, Carpol & Riffle, APC, having joined the firm as an associate in 1975.
Although Mr. Riechert engaged in both litigation and transactions as part of his practice for most of his career, at present he limits his practice to transactional work and general business advice. However, he still actively consults on litigation matters and on occasion serves as a mediator or arbitrator.
Mr. Riechert has chaired and served on many committees of the San Mateo County Bar Association and served as a board member, officer, and as its president in 1994. He was also the president of the San Mateo County Barristers Association in 1986. Mr. Riechert is the 2002 recipient of the San Mateo County Bar Association’s William Nagle, Jr. Memorial Award in recognition of his contributions to advance the professionalism of the San Mateo County Bar Association. In 2019, together with Charles M. Riffle, Mr. Riechert was a recipient of the Les Williams Diversity Award in recognition of the meaningful and consistent commitment of our law firm to increasing and maintaining the diversity in the San Mateo County Bar Association. Mr. Riechert currently represents the San Mateo County Bar Association on real estate matters and has in the past represented it on construction matters related to its extensive remodel of its office building. Mr. Riechert remains very active in bar association activities and is a member of its real estate section.