Ryan Peters is an associate with Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office. Mr. Peters concentrates his practice in commercial litigation.
Prior to joining Pepper, Mr. Peters served in the U.S. military as a Navy SEAL with multiple combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. Mr. Peters is currently a Lieutenant in the Naval Reserve, and serves as troop commander of SEAL Unit Eighteen.
Mr. Peters received his J.D., cum laude, from Rutgers School of Law in Camden in 2012. He was editor-in-chief of the Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion, president of the Student Bar Association, and a Legislative Fellow at the Eagleton Institute of Politics. Mr. Peters received a B.S. in political science, cum laude, from the United States Naval Academy in 2004 where was the captain of the Division I varsity soccer team and a Fellow at the Naval Academy Foreign Affairs Conference.
Mr. Peters is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the District of New Jersey.