Peter represents financial institutions in commercial litigation including creditor rights and bankruptcy involving collection of debts, collateral recovery, workouts and restructuring. He is detail-oriented in development of methods and strategies to best address disputes. His approach to case management delivers calm and sensible guidance in contested matters. 

After graduation from law school, Peter was a Law Clerk for Chief U.S. Magistrate Judge Helen C. Adams at the United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa. In that capacity he drafted and edited orders on discovery disputes and civil dispositive motions including employment, insurance, and contract disputes.

Peter graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science in 2013 and was on the Dean's List. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2016. He graduated with distinction, was Note & Comment Editor for the Iowa Law Review, and served as Executive Director of the Moot Court Board.



  • Associate Attorney, Whitfield & Eddy Law, 2018—present
  • Law Clerk, United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 2016—2018

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  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Polk County Bar Association
  • C. Edwin Moore Inn of Court


University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 2016, with distinction and honors 

University of Iowa, B.A., History and Political Science, 2013

  • Dean's List


  • Iowa