Peter R. Mayer
PEOPLE

Peter R. Mayer

Associate
mayer.peter@dorsey.com

Overview

PETER FOCUSES ON CRAFTING AN EFFECTIVE AND PERSONALIZED APPROACH THAT HELPS INDIVIDUALS AND BUSINESSES ACHIEVE THEIR TAX GOALS.

As an associate in Dorsey’s Tax group, Peter represents individuals and businesses on a wide range of tax issues. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, forming and structuring business entities, and drafting complex contracts with tax consequences.

Peter is actively involved in pro bono work, regularly representing victims of domestic abuse at Order for Protection and Harassment Restraining Order hearings in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

Prior to joining Dorsey, Peter completed a judicial internship for Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Education & Admissions

Northwestern University School of Law (J.D., 2015), cum laude; Dean’s List; Northwestern Journal of Law and Social Policy Note and Comment Editor

University of Wisconsin - Madison (B.S., Economics, 2010)

Admissions

  • Minnesota

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Tubman Pro Bono Safety Project

Accolades

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  • MSBA North Star Lawyer, 2016-2017
Peter R. Mayer