Peter A. Draugelis


Peter Draugelis is a Partner in the Corporate Department. Peter's practice covers a broad spectrum of business and corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, finance, supply and distributorship agreements, and international business transactions. He advises clients from small entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies concerning forming new businesses, strategic partnering relationships, and general business issues that in-house counsel and executives face on a daily basis.


  • University of Dayton School of Law  (J.D., 2000)
  • The Ohio State University  (B.A., 1996)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio


  • Southern Ohio District Export Council, Board Member
  • Oakley Community Council, President and Trustee (2008-2013)
  • Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati, Inc., Big Brother and Vice Chairman of Board of Directors (2004-2010) 
  • Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers, 2010 CALL Class XIV
  • Cincinnati Public Schools - Local School Decision Making Committee for Hyde Park Elementary School (2012-2013)
  • Better Business Bureau of Cincinnati, Director (2013-2015)
  • French-American Business Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Director (2010-2014)
  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Dayton Bar Association


  • Selected as an Ohio Rising Star® by Law & Politics Media in 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013 
  • Forty Under 40 Class of 2011, Cincinnati Business Courier