Catherine Peterson

Legal Consultant
(212) 837-2600
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Catherine Peterson is a Legal Consultant at YK Law LLP.

Catherine Peterson consults principally in the areas of securities and business litigation. In addition, Catherine has donated thousands of volunteer hours to assist indigent domestic violence survivors and people experiencing homelessness in the Los Angeles area.

Catherine enjoys hiking in the Santa Monica Mountains and writing. She is an enthusiastic fiction writer who delights in frightening her friends with tales of terror.


  • St. John’s University School of Law, J.D.
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A. in English and Economics

Bar Admissions

  • New York (2001)


  • English
  • Spanish


Recent matters Catherine has consulted on include:

  • Multiple contract disputes between Chinese and American businesses
  • Privacy matters/limited waiver for domestic violence survivors to receive assistance from a local Los Angeles shelter
  • Successfully assisted hundreds of domestic violence survivors in obtaining domestic violence restraining orders
  • Assisted indigent Los Angeles residents with other family law related issues, such as divorce, custody and paternity.