"We prepare students to engage in the world that is and to help bring about a world that ought to be."

Peter Rahbar

Peter is the Founder of The Rahbar Group, a boutique employment law practice. Prior to starting his own firm, Peter was the chief labor and employment attorney for the Hearst Corporation, working with media properties worldwide, and also practiced law at Proskauer Rose LLP.  He served on Friends Seminary’s Personnel Committee for two years prior to joining the Board of Trustees, and also previously served on the 225th Anniversary Campaign and Annual Fund Committee. Peter earned his A.B. at Duke University and his J.D. at Georgetown University Law Center. He is the father of Zachary ’22 and Sadie ’25.
Friends Seminary actively promotes diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in all its programs and operations, including admissions, financial aid, hiring, and all facets of the educational experience. To form a community which strives to reflect the world’s diversity, we do not discriminate on the basis of race or color, religion, nationality, ethnicity, economic background, physical ability, sex, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Friends Seminary is an equal opportunity employer.

Friends Seminary — the oldest continuously operated, coeducational school in NYC — serves college-bound day students in Kindergarten-Grade 12.
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