Peter F. Riley
General Counsel at Howard Hughes
Peter F. Riley is Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of The Howard Hughes Corporation reporting to David R. Weinreb. Mr. Riley is responsible for overseeing all legal matters for the company. Mr. Riley has over 30 years of experience, working in both the public and private sector. Mr. Riley was previously a partner at K&L Gates LLP with a significant focus on tax aspects of fund formation, joint ventures and the acquisition, disposition, operation and financing of real estate assets. He also led the tax department at Kelly, Hart and Hallman and was Senior Tax Counsel at Simpson, Thacher and Bartlett. Before earning his law degree, Mr. Riley worked for Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) where he became Chief Financial Officer of its Abu Dhabi subsidiary. Mr. Riley received his L.L.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law, his J.D. from Boston College Law School and his B.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.