Peter J. Coote, PE, Esq.
Peter J. Coote, PE, Esq., serves as Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary. Peter is responsible for risk management and contract administration, interpretation and negotiation, legal compliance, and litigation management. Peter joined Pennoni in 1997 and is a licensed professional engineer in Virginia. He earned his civil engineering degree from the United States Military Academy, and a Juris Doctor with Honors from the University Of Illinois College Of Law.
Peter is a member and past chair of the Legal Counsel Forum of the American Council of Engineering Companies. He is also a amember of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Bar Association, and the Association of Corporate Counsel.
Peter is an attorney for Protect our Defenders, a non-profit organization that supports soldiers, sailors, and airman who have been sexually assaulted. Peter is also a guest lecturer on Engineering Law and Ethics at the United States Military Academy.