The law firm Wilson Elser has added experienced trial attorney Peter M. Hughes as of counsel to the firm’s San Diego office.
Founding partner of his former firm, The Hughes Law Firm, Hughes has more than 24 years of experience in the defense of civil litigation matters. He has focused on the defense of transportation, general liability and casualty, construction, product liability, professional liability and services, commercial and business litigation and employment matters.
Hughes has tried more than 50 cases to jury verdict.
“We are thrilled to have Peter join Wilson Elser,” said Robert W. Harrison, regional managing partners of the firm’s San Diego office. “His vast experience is a great resource to the San Diego office and our clients.”
Hughes has earned an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer review rating available.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of San Diego (1984) and his J.D. degree from University of San Diego School of Law (1987). He also is a Certified Litigation Management Professional, Litigation Management Institute, Columbia Law School.