Peter B. Stein

Agriculture Law & Agribusiness

Peter B. Stein


Pete’s practice emphasizes creditor’s rights in bankruptcy and under the Uniform Commercial Code, commercial loan enforcement and workouts, collateral disposition, SBA matters, bank operations, loan documentation and loan product development.

Pete was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers listings for over 20 consecutive years since 1999, and has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America® for each consecutive year since 2014. He was also the court-appointed Chair of the Bankruptcy Practice Committee of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Minnesota from 2012–2019.

Pete is a member of Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Sections of the Minnesota State Bar Association, an associate member of Minnesota Banker’s Association and BankIn (formerly Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota), and a former member and investigator for the Second Judicial District State Bar Ethics Committee.

Practice Areas



  • Bankruptcy Practice Committee of U.S. Bankruptcy Court - District of Minnesota: Court-appointed Chair2012 - 2019
  • BankIn (fka Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota) - Associate Member1982 - Present
  • Minnesota Bankers Association - Associate Member1998 - Present
  • Second Judicial District State Bar Ethics Committee - Member and Investigator2008 - 2014