Peter H. Werner is a partner in the San Francisco office of Cooley LLP, and a member of Cooley’s Emerging Companies practice group. Peter’s practice primarily focuses on the representation of high-growth companies and their investors. He regularly assists clients with financings and mergers and acquisitions, in addition to entity formation, organization and governance matters and securities transactions. Peter also is one of the curators of Cooley GO, a microsite with tools, forms, guidance and data for entrepreneurs and emerging companies. Peter serves on the board of directors of the Full Circle Fund, a non-profit engaged philanthropy organization, and Imagine H2O, a non-profit organization accelerating solutions to water problems. He also serves as a mentor at MuckerLab, a Los Angeles-based startup accelerator. Peter received a BA from the University of California at Berkeley and a JD from the University of Chicago Law School, where he was a John M. Olin Law and Economics Fellow.