Peter Volz is an associate at Silicon Legal Strategy.
Peter’s practice focuses on advising early-stage and emerging technology companies, as well as venture capital investors, on a variety of corporate and business issues, including venture financings, strategic transactions, and high-value commercial deals.
Prior to joining SLS, Peter was an associate in the Palo Alto office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he worked with both private and public companies on general corporate and transactional matters, including entity formations, venture capital financings, public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions. Peter began his legal career practicing complex commercial litigation and has represented domestic and international clients on a wide range of complex business disputes.
Peter has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers magazine in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Peter received his B.A. from Saint Mary’s College of California and his J.D. from University of San Francisco School of Law.
In his free time, Peter enjoys attending the ballet and symphony and travelling with his wife and daughter.
- Fifth Wall Ventures
- Launch Capital
- Trucks Venture Capital
- UserVoice – Customer feedback tools. Funded by Baseline Ventures, Founders Fund, and prominent angels.
- Webflow – Hosted platform that allows web designers to create responsive websites. Y-Combinator alum and funded by various angels.
Recent Transactions & Client News
- February 6, 2019
SLS Client Fifth Wall Ventures Joins Lime’s $310MM Round
- January 7, 2019
SLS Client Propel Venture Partners Leads Grabango’s $12MM Round
- November 28, 2018
SLS Client Fifth Wall Ventures Raises $64.25MM Retail Fund
- November 26, 2018
SLS Client Propel Venture Partners Leads Charlie’s $9MM Round