Lance Peterzell focuses his practice on complex intellectual property litigation matters, particularly patent litigation. He began his career at WilmerHale as a summer associate in 2021. During law school, he worked as a legal intern for a pharmaceutical CDMO in New Jersey. Before pursuing his law degree, Mr. Peterzell was a paralegal for a boutique litigation law firm and conducted research for a chemicals company in New York. He is also a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


  • Education

    • JD, New York University School of Law, 2022

      magna cum laude Order of the Coif Senior Web Editor, Journal of Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law
    • BA, Chemistry, Washington University in St. Louis, 2018

      magna cum laude with Distinction in Chemistry President, Phi Delta Phi
  • Admissions

    • New York

    • US Patent and Trademark Office