Katie A. St. Peters, P.C.


Katie St. Peters is a partner in the Investment Funds Practice Group, where her practice focuses on structuring and forming investment funds ranging from first-time funds to funds of over $15 billion. She represents leading fund sponsors across a wide variety of strategies, including leveraged buyout funds, distressed funds, energy funds, debt and credit funds, hedge funds, “hybrid” funds, and other private investment vehicles. In addition to fund formation matters, Katie counsels fund sponsors on various operational and firm management issues, including governance matters, compensation and succession planning arrangements, separation arrangements, regulatory compliance, and other investment management matters. She also advises fund managers on fund-related aspects of M&A transactions, including deal-structuring, co-investment arrangements and alternative investment structures.


Thought Leadership


Workshop, “Insights from a Funds Lawyer,” Wharton Women in Investing Inaugural Conference, February 11, 2022


Recognized by Law360 as a “Rising Star” in Fund Formation, 2021

Recognized by IFLR1000 as a “Notable Practitioner” in Fund Formation, 2019–2021

Recognized by The Legal 500 as a Next Generation Lawyer for Private Equity Funds, 2017–2021

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association

New York State Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011New York
  • 2014Illinois


  • Vanderbilt Law SchoolJ.D.2010

    Grace Wilson Sims Medal in Transnational Law

    Executive Managing Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law

  • Georgetown UniversityB.S.F.S., International Politicscum laude2006