Cody is an associate in our Los Angeles office.

Cody R. Peterson
Cody R. Peterson
Los Angeles
P+1 424 214 1777
Cody R. Peterson

Cody’s practice focuses primarily on venture capital transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate representation of early-stage, venture-backed companies. He has represented startups in a variety of industries, including life sciences, social and digital media, e-commerce, fashion, virtual reality, and fintech, as well as a number of leading venture capital firms.

Before joining Gunderson Dettmer, Cody was a corporate associate in the downtown Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins LLP, and prior to attending law school, he was the COO of a health and fitness e-commerce startup in Las Vegas and also taught online and in-person LSAT classes.


  • Northwestern University School of Law, J.D.
  • Pomona College, B.A., Economics