Image: Peter C. Olsen

Peter C. Olsen

Partner, Real Estate Department


Peter Olsen is a partner in the New York office of Paul Hastings and is the Global Chair of the firm's Real Estate Development Group.  His practice includes construction and development; acquisitions and dispositions; financings and refinancings; restructurings, recapitalizations and workouts; ground leases; and complex joint venture agreements. Mr. Olsen represents major financial institutions, private equity funds, developers, and owners of real estate in connection with all types of real estate assets including office, hospitality and multi-family.


  • The Legal 500 USA, Leading Lawyer, Real Estate (2021-2022)
  • Chamber's Real Estate (2021)


  • New York University School of Law, J.D., 1989
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst, B.B.A., 1985 (summa cum laude)

Practice Areas

Real Estate Acquisitions and Dispositions
Real Estate Finance
Real Estate
Hospitality and Leisure
Real Estate Equity Investments and Joint Ventures
Real Estate Development and Construction
Real Estate Restructuring and Reorganization




New York Bar


New York University School of Law, J.D. 1989
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, B.B.A. 1985

Get In Touch With Us

Contact Us