Peter Urmston is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Mr. Urmston joined Debevoise in 2018 and rejoined the firm in 2020. From 2017 to 2018 he clerked for the Hon. Barry T. Albin of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. From 2019 to 2020 he clerked for the Hon. Kevin McNulty of the District of New Jersey. Mr. Urmston received a J.D. from Rutgers Law School magna cum laude in 2017. He was selected to the Order of the Coif, served as associate managing editor of the Rutgers University Law Review, and won the Justice Henry Ackerson Prize for greatest distinction in legal skills. He received his B.A. from Northeastern University in 2011.


  • Rutgers School of Law – Newark, 2017, J.D.
  • Northeastern University, 2011, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York