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Peter focuses his practice on regulatory, compliance and transactional matters relating to commodities, derivatives, and securities products regulated by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).


  • Georgetown University Law Center, 2002, LL.M.
  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1996, J.D., with Distinction
  • California State University, Sacramento, 1992, M.A.

  • Distrito de Columbia
  • California

  • DC Steering Committee for Corporation, Finance and Securities Law, 2019-2022 
  • DC Bar Committee on Futures and Derivatives – Chairman

Premios y reconocimientos

  • Recognized by Chambers USA for Capital Markets: Derivatives, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Derivatives and Futures Law, 2020

Notable Quotes

  • 13 February 2019 Giancarlo’s last stand: the race to complete SEF reforms,