Peter L. Trentman

Peter L. Trentman

Senior Associate
Washington, D.C.

Email peter.trentman@​

Phone +1 202 637 6564

Fax +1 202 637 5910

Practice groupCorporate

Peter Trentman advises public and private companies on a range of corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings, securities law compliance and corporate governance matters.

Peter has advised companies in a range of industries, but focuses on real estate – primarily real estate investment trusts (REITs) – and aerospace, defense, and government services. Peter's experience ranges from advising on clients' most transformative transactions such as IPOs and mergers, to everyday securities law compliance and corporate governance matters.

Education and admissions


J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2012

M.A., University of Virginia, 2012

A.B., Princeton University, 2008


Member, Business Law Section, American Bar Association

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia


Representative experience

Represented Orbital ATK, Inc. in its US$9.8bn sale to Northrop Grumman Corporation.

Represented Greystar Real Estate Partners in its US$4.6bn acquisition of Education Realty Trust.

Represented Equifax, Inc. in a US$1bn notes offering.

Represented Orbital Sciences Corporation in its US$5bn "merger of equals" transaction with Alliant Techsystems Inc.

Represented the underwriters in the US$2.3bn IPO of Paramount Group, Inc., the largest REIT IPO to date.

Represented QTS Realty Trust, Inc. in its US$257m IPO.

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