Peter P. Meringolo
Since 1998, Peter has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in business litigation, intellectual property, and insurance recovery matters. Peter's practice also includes investigating and litigating ERISA breach of fiduciary duty class action cases on behalf of employees.
Peter's clients have included sophisticated business people, start-up technology companies, and Fortune 500 companies from diverse market segments – consumer product companies, investment firms, retailers, biotechnology companies, satellite television providers, energy companies and traders, internet service providers, microchip manufacturers, insulation manufacturers, and airplane engine manufacturers.
Peter received his B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in 1991 and his J.D. from the University of California, Hastings in 1998. At Hastings, Peter served as Senior Executive Editor of the Hastings Law Journal. Prior to joining SMO, Peter was an associate at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison and Morrison & Foerster in San Francisco and Gilbert, Heintz & Randolph in Washington, D.C. Peter and his wife, Joyce Raffo, live in Marin County with their three sons, Nicolas, Luke and Mark.