Peter Carlson


Peter Carlson, Esq.
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Headshot of leadership Peter Carlson.


As Nerdery’s General Counsel, Peter’s colleagues and clients find him thoughtful, patient and analytical – with a steady character naturally-inclined to do right by our company and the clients we serve. Whether working with Business Development on client agreements or with Marketing on trademark matters, Peter shows a passion for digging into the details and collaborative problem solving. He also acts as the Corporate Secretary for Nerdery’s Board of Directors.

Outside of Nerdery, Peter serves on the Board of Directors for Cancer Legal Care, a nonprofit that engages the law to resolve the complex challenges facing people and communities affected by cancer. Peter also mentors law students through the University of St. Thomas School of Law mentor program.

Before joining Nerdery in 2015, Peter was in private practice at a law firm in the Twin Cities. He graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School.

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