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Hon. Andrew J. Peck

Hon. Andrew J. Peck

United States District Court, Southern District of New York
United States Magistrate Judge
New York, NY, USA


Magistrate Judge Andrew J. Peck was appointed United States Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of New York on February 27, 1995, and served as Chief Magistrate Judge in 2004-2005. He graduated with honors from Cornell University in 1974 and from Duke University School of Law in 1977, where he was Notes & Comments Editor of the Duke Law Journal. Judge Peck is a member of the Duke Law School Board of Visitors (2012- ).

Judge Peck served as law clerk to Judge Paul Roney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh (then the Fifth) Circuit, during the 1977-1978 term. Judge Peck was an associate and then Counsel at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, from 1978-1995.

Judge Peck is a frequent lecturer on issues relating to electronic discovery and is a member of the Sedona Conference and the Sedona Conference Judicial Advisory Board. He was awarded the Champion of Technology Award for 2011 by Law Technology News.

Judge Peck's key e-discovery opinions: Da Silva Moore v. Publicis Groupe, 287 F.R.D. 182 (S.D.N.Y. 2012) (Peck, M.J.) (predictive coding), aff'd, 2012 WL 1446534 (S.D.N.Y. Apr. 26, 2012); William A. Gross Constr. Assocs., Inc. v. Am. Mfrs. Mut. Ins. Co., 256 F.R.D. 134 (S.D.N.Y. 2009) (Peck, M.J.) (keyword search); In re NTL, Inc. Sec. Litig., 244 F.R.D. 179 (S.D.N.Y. 2007) (Peck, M.J.) (spoliation & adverse inference instruction), aff'd, 2007 WL 1518632 (S.D.N.Y. May 17, 2007); Anti-Monopoly, Inc. v. Hasbro, Inc., 94 Civ. 2120, 1995 WL 649934 (S.D.N.Y. Nov. 3, 1995) (Peck, M.J.). 

In his spare time, Judge Peck is a member of the Baker Street Irregulars and other Sherlock Holmes societies. Judge Peck also has served as a member of the Board of Directors and as Executive Vice President of the Mystery Writers of America, Inc. ("MWA"), which awards the Edgar® Award each year for the best works in the mystery field., and currently is a member of the MWA New York Chapter Board of Directors.

Hon. Andrew J. Peck is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment View from the Bench: E-Discovery Law – What the Judges are Seeing - Electronic Discovery Institute 2017: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know, Tuesday, September 19, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio View from the Bench: E-Discovery Law – What the Judges are Seeing - View from the Bench: E-Discovery Law – What the Judges are Seeing, Tuesday, September 19, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg View from the Bench: E-Discovery Law – What the Judges are Seeing - View from the Bench: E-Discovery Law – What the Judges are Seeing, Tuesday, September 19, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Electronic Discovery Institute 2017: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know, Thursday, September 21, 2017, New York, NY
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