Peter J. Christian, Director of Development & Acquisitions, coordinates all development projects of The HB Nitkin Group in addition to providing support for the company’s real estate operations, including acquisitions, site assessments, land use issues, financing and financial analysis and legal concerns.

Mr. Christian has over seven years experience as an attorney and urban planning consultant. From 2001-2006, Peter worked for a prominent Connecticut law firm practicing all aspects of real estate law, including commercial leasing, development, acquisitions, dispositions, financing and construction agreements. Prior to this, Mr. Christian worked for a Connecticut-based planning consultant.

In addition to an undergraduate degree in geography and economics, Mr. Christian has earned a Masters Degree in Regional Planning from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst as well as J.D in 2001 from the University of Connecticut School of Law. Peter is admitted to practice law in Connecticut and New York and is a certified planner through the American Institute of Certified Planners. Peter is an active member of organizations such as the Urban Land Institute, International Council of Shopping Centers, American Bar Association, Real Estate Finance Association and American Planning Association.