Peter Roth

Senior Associate

Roth, Peter

Peter Roth advises emerging companies and venture capital funds on a variety of matters, including formation, financings, mergers and acquisitions, internal restructurings, and governance.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Roth was a corporate and bankruptcy/finance associate at two other law firms in New York. He also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Kiyo A. Matsumoto of the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Before pursuing a career in law, Mr. Roth worked as a journalist for The Wall Street Journal Online and several other financial news publishers.

Publications & News


March 23, 2018

WilmerHale Counsels BNP Paribas in Leading $30 Million Funding Round

Digital Reasoning, a leading artificial intelligence company, announced it has raised $30 million in new funding. International bank BNP Paribas led the funding round and its Global Head of Strategic Investments has joined Digital Reasoning's Board of Directors.

August 23, 2017

WilmerHale Reps SnapApp in Raising $10.2M Series B Funding Round

SnapApp, provider of the leading SaaS platform used by B2B marketers to create, publish, and measure interactive content, announced that it has closed $10.2 million in additional funding from its principal investor, Providence Strategic Growth.

May 10, 2017

Alumni from iRobot and HubSpot Launch Owl Labs and Announce $6M Series A Funding

WilmerHale client Owl Labs announced a $6M Series A financing led by Matrix Partners.


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HBX | Harvard Business School, Credential of Readiness (CORe), Business Analytics, Financial Accounting, Economics for Managers, 2017

JD, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2012, Associate Editor, Journal of Business Law

Certificate of Study, Business Economics and Public Policy, The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, 2012

BA, Journalism, with honors, New York University, 1998

Bar Admissions

New York

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