Pete concentrates his practice in the areas of Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Law, Insurance Defense and Business Law. He is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and Emory University Law School. He is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, Georgia and the United States District Court.
A former prosecutor, Pete has extensive courtroom experience and has tried more than sixty criminal and civil cases to jury verdict. Over the course of his career, Pete has successfully defended clients who have been charged with OUI/DUI, motor vehicle homicide, domestic violence, white collar crimes, drug crimes and other offenses. He frequently counsels public employees such as police officers and teachers who have been accused of misconduct and face internal investigation by their respective employers. Widely recognized as a skilled and talented litigator, Pete also represents individuals who have been seriously injured in motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents, construction site accidents or by other negligent acts.
In addition to his trial work, Pete guides individuals and entities through the purchase, sale and transfer of alcoholic beverage licenses at the local, state and Federal levels. He is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and regularly conducts residential real estate closings on behalf of buyers, sellers, developers and lenders. A versatile lawyer, Pete prides himself on preparation and attention to detail.
If the matter is urgent, he can also be contacted via cell phone at 508-259-4424.
Prior to joining the firm, Pete worked as Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County (Boston) for five years. During his time as an ADA, Pete was appointed by District Attorney Dan Conley to Chief of the Gun Prosecution Task Force and also served in the Major Felony Bureau of the office's Superior Court division. Before law school, Pete worked at Campbell, Campbell, Edwards and Conroy, P.C. where he assisted in the defense of major products liability actions brought against clients in the automotive, aviation, insurance and commercial industries. He is invited annually to serve on the faculty at Emory Law School’s Kessler-Eidson Trial Techniques Program in Atlanta, GA. Pete played four years of NCAA Division I baseball at Holy Cross. He lives in Hingham with his wife Katie and their two children, John and Brooke.
Boston Bar Association
Plymouth County Bar Association
Catholic Lawyers’ Guild of the Archdiocese of Boston
Holy Cross Lawyer’s Association
United States District Court – Massachusetts (2015)
Emory University School of Law (J.D., Cum Laude, Order of the Coif – 2010)
College of the Holy Cross (B.A.– 2005)
Roxbury Latin School (2001)