Stanford Law School, J.D., 2009

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D., Philosophy, 2006

Princeton University, B.A, summa cum laude, 1999



Peter Bach-y-Rita is senior counsel in Chapman's Asset Securitization Department. He represents banks, funds, issuers, and other financial institutions in securitization and structured finance transactions involving a variety of asset classes. Peter also has experience in commercial litigation and corporate restructuring matters, including the representation of debtors and creditors in bankruptcies, workouts, distressed asset sales, and adversary litigation.

Prior to joining Chapman in 2017, Peter worked at the San Francisco office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP.