Peter Brown - Litigation Attorney at Dan Chapman & Associates

ATTORNEY Peter Brown

Peter recently joined the firm in April of 2016 and brings nearly 18 years of experience as a litigator.  Before joining the firm, Peter worked at an injury law firm where he focused on representing clients in workers’ compensation and personal injury cases.  In addition, he has represented claimants seeking disability benefits in hundreds of hearings before the Social Security Administration.

Background

His litigation experience also includes successfully representing clients at workers’ compensation hearings and jury trials in personal injury cases, both in state and federal court.  Over his career, Peter has primarily represented defendants and has brought his knowledge and perspective of the defense side to the firm.

Peter Brown

His defense experience was largely defending local government entities and their employees including Georgia cities, counties and the State of Georgia.  Peter has extensive experience working with law enforcement in personal injury and civil rights matters.  He has conducted and participated in internal investigations of police departments in response to allegations of improper conduct and procedural violations.  Peter is also certified in DUI field sobriety testing and detection.

Education

After obtaining a degree in History from Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, Peter earned his Juris Doctorate from the Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama. He has volunteered his time to the legal community as an evaluator in numerous mock trial competitions, has coached and prepared a local high school team for competition and has worked as a volunteer attorney for the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer’s Foundation. 

Leadership, Membership & Honors

Peter is a member of Peachtree Presbyterian Church where he served on the Community Concerns Committee for his Sunday School class. When time permits, he goes on occasional hunting and fishing trips in south Georgia.