Erika M. Peterson


Erika Peterson is an associate in the firm’s Business and Transactions Department, focusing her practice on private client services matters. She advises clients on trusts and estates, as well as guardianship and conservatorship matters. She has extensive experience drafting wills, trusts, and related estate planning documents.

Prior to her legal career, Erika worked at a Minneapolis-based independent media and public relations firm.

Professional Highlights

Judicial Externships

Hon. Daniel C. Moreno, Hennepin County District Court, 2015

Recognition & Accomplishments

North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2023

Board Memberships & Community Service

Common Bond Communities, Volunteer

Visitation Alumnae Association

N.C. Little Hospice, Volunteer



University of St. Thomas Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2015)
Dean’s Award: Ethical Leadership in Business Corporations

St. Olaf College (B.A. 2009)