Mark Stephen Peters

Mark Stephen Peters

Partner
Location:
Viera, Florida
Phone:
321-504-0321
Fax:
321-504-0320
Email:

Mark S. Peters has been a member of the Florida Bar since June 1981. He is also admitted to practice in the Federal District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States Supreme Court and the United States Tax Court. Mr. Peters' law practice is focused on litigation. His primary practice areas are personal injury and family law. Mr. Peters also represents clients in commercial and business litigation. His personal injury cases include trucking accidents, automobile collisions, motorcycle accidents and medical malpractice.

Mr. Peters is an Eagle member of the Florida Justice Association, a group dedicated to protecting the rights of injured people in court and in the legislative process. Mr. Peters has served as a chairperson of The Florida Bar Grievance Committee, Fee Arbitration Committee and Executive Board of the Brevard County Bar Association. He is President Elect of the Brevard County Bar Association 2013-2014 and will serve as President in 2014-2015. Mr. Peters has been recognized by his peers with the highest rating possible by Martindale Hubble with an AV rating. He has recently been invited to be a Fellow of The American Bar Foundation, a privilege offered to less than 1% of the attorneys in the United States.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Car Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Medical Negligence
  • Boat Accidents
  • Family Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Business Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2006
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit

Education

  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida
    • J.D. - 1980
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    • B.A. - 1977
    • Major: Political Science/American Studies

Classes/Seminars

  • Business Law, University of Central Florida, 1995 - 2005
  • Torts and Civil Procedure, Brevard Community College, 1996 - 2004

Honors and Awards

  • AV® Rated Martindale Hubble, 2002 - Present
  • Master, Vassar B. Carlton American Inns of Court, 1996 - Present
  • Fellow of The American Bar Foundation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Justice Association, Eagle Member, 1985 - Present
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2014 - Present
  • The Florida Bar Grievance Committee, Chairperson
  • Fee Arbitration Committee , Chairperson
  • Executive Board of the Brevard County Bar Association, Chairperson
  • Brevard County Bar Association, President Elect, 2013 - 2014
  • Brevard County Bar Association, President , 2014 - 2015

Past Employment Positions

  • Stevens, Peters & Greenfield, P.A., Shareholder, 1982 - 1993
  • Amari & Theriac, P.A., Partner, 1993 - 2002

Pro Bono Activities

  • Brevard County Legal Aid Society, 1981 - Present
  • Brevard County Bar Association, 2009 - Present

Languages

  • English
American Inns of Court AV Peer Review Rated LexisNexis Martindale Hubbell