Mr. Segrist has extensive experience in advising both businesses and individuals in a wide array of commercial transactional and litigation matters. He has represented individual and corporate clients in complex commercial litigation, banking and lender liability cases, bankruptcy proceedings, insurance disputes, mass tort actions, construction disputes, environmental litigation, and fraud actions.
He brings this experience to bear on his transactional practice, where he represents business owners in purchase and sale transactions and contractual negotiations, in addition to providing general business advice. He has extensive experience representing medical, orthodontic, and dental practices in a wide array of litigation and transactional matters, including assisting clients in buying or selling their practices.
Mr. Segrist has been selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023. He attended Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, where he was a William L. Crowe scholar, graduated magna cum laude and served as Editor-in-Chief of the Loyola Law Review. Following law school, he clerked in the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana.
Peter is a native of St. Louis, Missouri, and graduated from Tulane University with dual Bachelor’s degrees in Cell and Molecular Biology and English.