Peter J. Riordan

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Boston, MA

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617-574-5050

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Peter J Riordan

PETER J. RIORDAN graduated cum laude from Boston University with distinction, in 1999.  A 2003, cum laude graduate of Suffolk University Law School, he served as the Chief Production Editor for Suffolk Transnational Law Review.  He also served as a research assistant for Prof. Charles Rounds,Jr.’s publication of Lorring: A Trustee’s Handbook.  Over the past 5 years, Mr. Riordan has worked as associate litigation counsel successfully representing clients in the District, Superior and Federal courts in a variety of litigation matters in the fields of tort liability, products liability, employment discrimination, commercial auto liability and PIP liability.  He has second chaired jury trials to a defense verdict, drafted and argued appellate briefs before the Massachusetts District Court Appellate Division, Appeals Court, and Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.  He was admitted to the U.S. District Court for Massachusetts in March of 2008 and has also represented clients in New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

Areas Of Practice

  • Commercial/Business Litigation 60%
  • Insurance Related Litigation 15%
  • Other Civil Litigation 5%
  • Worker's Compensation 8%
  • Appeals 2%

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2003
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2006

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • JD/MBA - 2003
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Boston University College of Arts and Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts
    • B.A. - 1999
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Philosophy

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Commercial Litigation Attorneys
Serving Eastern Massachusetts

Our office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. weekdays. Weekend and evening appointments are welcome. We offer a free initial consultation with no obligation. We will meet with you over the phone, in our office or at your place of business.

Call us at 617-457-1919 or use our email form to notify us of your need to talk to one of our lawyers. You may also send a fax with a brief description of your legal matter to 617-574-5050.

Interpreters are available by prearrangement