Peter S. Shukat graduated from Brooklyn Law School in 1969. He received his undergraduate degree from American University in 1966.
Mr. Shukat had a general entertainment practice, concentrating in the areas of music law, licensing and contract negotiation and the administration of music and related rights for the Estates of many of the world's best known musical performers. Mr. Shukat was a member of the New York Bar and was admitted to practice in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He was a lecturer on the subject of music law at Syracuse University, The New School, Cardozo Law School and The Tulane University School of Law, and was an Adjunct Professor at Brooklyn Law School.