Education & Bar Admissions
- Juris Doctor, Brooklyn Law School
- Bachelor of Arts, Economics, University of Vermont
- Certified in Digital Evidence in Court for Prosecutors, National Computer Forensics Institute operated by the U.S. Secret Service’s Criminal Investigative Division
- Bar Admissions:
New York State Bar
- Colorado Bar Association
- Douglas County Bar Association
- Pueblo County Bar Association
Professional Awards & Honors
- #3 Most Jury Trials Conducted in Kings County (Brooklyn) Criminal Court, 2015
Everyone deserves a voice; as your skilled advocate, I will be your voice and fight to make sure it is heard. Let me find creative solutions that efficiently resolve your legal problems and turn them into distant memories.
Robinson & Henry Senior Associate Attorney Peter Towsky practices civil litigation, real estate law, and business law. Peter handles a variety of civil litigation matters, including contract disputes, HOA problems, and real estate issues. He also helps clients with intellectual property needs such as registering a trademark or enforcing a copyright that is being infringed.
Peter is a former prosecutor who has handled thousands of criminal cases in New York City and Pueblo County, Colorado. His work as an assistant district attorney—indicting cases before grand juries, prosecuting crimes at trial, and brokering plea deals—has led to Peter acquiring powerful persuasive and negotiation skills which benefit his current clients.
From an early age, Peter held a strong sense of right and wrong. His ethical principles and a desire to help others led him to study the law. Peter’s drive to seek justice for others was sharpened during his time as a prosecutor.
Throughout the years, Peter has cultivated a distinctive understanding of the law that allows him to dig deep into issues and catch opportunities for creative solutions other attorneys may overlook.
In his words, Peter’s clients can expect “sincere honesty, hard work, and realistic expectations.” They’ll be represented by a staunch advocate who is not afraid to win their case in court.
Cases of Note
New York, 2018
As an assistant district attorney for the Kings County DA’s office in Brooklyn, New York, Peter helped prosecute cases arising out of the DA’s Violent Criminal Enterprises Bureau and NYPD’s Gun Violence Suppression Division.
Peter helped indict 18 individuals in a 41-count indictment for various conspiracy charges, murder, and numerous shootings.
Peter conducted nine jury trials in Pueblo County, Colorado as a deputy district attorney for the Tenth Judicial District Attorney’s Office. The cases ranged from domestic violence and protection order violations to DUIs and unlawful possession of a weapon.
The results: seven convictions, zero acquittals, one hung jury, and one mistrial.
More About Peter
Peter is passionate about animal and environmental rights. He often combines that passion with his love for traveling and learning about other cultures.
Peter spent two years visiting India, China, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Myanmar. He lived for three months at an elephant sanctuary in the jungle of Northern Thailand where he worked with indigenous Karen people. While these travels took him to faraway places, they also led Peter to love. He met his fiancé who visited the elephant sanctuary for a tour.
Languages: Intermediate Spanish; Beginner Mandarin Chinese and Thai