Peggy Finster

PeggyFinster

Managing Director, Labor and Employment Counsel

Ms. Finster joined Cowen in 2011 and has nearly 15 years of experience advising employers as outside counsel and in-house counsel. Previously, she was Associate General Counsel at Jefferies, and prior to moving in-house, Ms. Finster held positions as a Labor and Employment Associate at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Ms. Finster clerked for the Honorable Theodore H. Katz, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the Southern District of New York.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Detroit Mercy, has done Masters-level work in Women’s Studies at Georgia State University (ABT), and has a JD from Columbia Law School.