Peter Hessler '75 '78 J.D. - Chair

Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg

Peter HesslerPeter Hessler is a partner in a 34-attorney law firm, primarily responsible for litigation. His work is case- and client-specific and involves recoveries and resolutions of cases and issues. Hessler earned his B.A. degree with high distinction in political science and economics from Valparaiso in 1975, and his J.D. degree with high distinction in 1978, also from Valpo. Hessler served in leadership positions for many groups, including the Congregational Church Council and The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod Commission on Theology and Church Relations. He also served as vice chairman for the Cleveland Lutheran High School Association and as chairman for the Ohio District Lutheran Church Extension Fund and Legal Counsel for the Ohio District LCMS.