attorney & counselor at law

Peter was licensed to practice law in the State of Texas in 2000, and he has maintained his criminal defense and family law practice ever since.

He graduated from Roscoe High School in 1992 and from Southwestern University in 1996, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Political science. Peter then attended Texas Tech University School of Law where he graduated in 1999.

Peter is currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and the United States District Court, Northern District of Texas.

His current and prior professional Member ships include:

  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • Texas Association of Mediators
  • Texas Mediator Credentialing Association
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Nolan County Bar Association (Past President)
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Certified mediator

In January of 2015, Peter became a certified mediator. He completed over 40 hours of training meeting the requirements of Texas Civil Practice Remedies Code Section 154.052 to serve as a third-party neutral and mediate disputes.

Peter is a member of the following professional mediation organizations as holds the following credentials:

  • Candidate for Credentialed Mediator, Texas Mediator Credentialing Association
  • Candidate for Membership, Texas Association of Mediators

Writer & Radio Personality

Peter is also a freelance writer and corporate blogger. He writes website content for corporate clients in the commercial real estate title insurance and corporate technology industries.

In 2014, Peter was the Fantasy Football Columnist for the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal where he wrote a weekly column offering advice, tips, and strategies in an informative and humorous manner.

He is the co-host of the Fantasy News Hour on KTLT 98.1FM The Ticket, Abilene, Texas. The fantasy sports radio talk show airs weekly every Thursday evening at 6:00 p.m. and live online at www.98theticket.com. Peter also writes for Fantasy News Hour website.

ACTIVITIES & INVOLVEMENT

Peter and Lorin, his wife, attend Emmanuel Fellowship Church in Sweetwater, Texas. Lorin is the former Children's Pastor, Peter is the Media Director, and together they lead a marriage ministry, Marriage Makeover.

They are the proud parents of one daughter, Libby, two dogs, Ollie and Sophie, and one cat, Sugar. Peter and Lorin are also active in numerous other church and community activities and organizations.