Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Peter Torseth

Chief Executive Officer


Education: University of St. Thomas, M.B.A., Finance

Memberships: Association of Legal Administrators; ALA Minnesota


As the first CEO and non-lawyer to lead the firm in 2014, Peter Torseth is responsible for overall business strategy and operations, overseeing finance, IT, marketing, human resources, recruiting and development functions, and related personnel.

Prior to his current role as CEO, Torseth acted as the firm’s Director of Finance. He serves on the firm’s Executive Committee, working alongside committee members and managing partners to refine and execute the firm’s strategy. He also is actively involved in the administration of the firm's Charitable Foundation.

A CPA (inactive), he holds an MBA with an emphasis in Finance from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minn., and has more than 25 years experience in finance and accounting.