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Katz, Peter

Winter 2020

1045 Legal Research

​Peter Katz has been practicing law for more than 15 years with most of his experience practicing as in-house counsel. His most recent role was as general counsel of Duo Security. Professor Katz built Duo's legal department as the first attorney hired when there were only 75 employees and expanded to a legal department of nine, which supported a company with more than 700 employees worldwide. Professor Katz continued to lead the legal department through the acquisition by Cisco for $2.35 billion.

Prior to Duo, Professor Katz was in-house counsel for AlixPartners and The Vanguard Group and also was in private practice as an associate with Pepper Hamiltion LLP. Professor Katz received his BS in business administration with a concentration in finance from the University of Florida and his JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.


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