Serving Sacramento Businesses
& Individuals For over 25 years
Our firm is well known for providing clients with exceptional legal representation across a broad range of matters, including real estate litigation, construction law, environmental law, and business litigation. We are also increasingly handling probate, trust, and estate litigation matters to match the growing needs of our clients and our community in this area of the law. Based in Sacramento, our firm is well-positioned to assist clients throughout Sacramento, and nearby Placer, El Dorado, and Yolo counties. For more specific details about the services we provide, please see the Practice Area Overview page.
With approximately 30 years of experience, mostly in the Sacramento area, Greg Peterson has established a reputation as an effective advocate, well versed in real estate, business, and trust, estate and probate litigation, is an experienced litigator with trial experience, and a person of recognized honesty and integrity within the local legal community. Greg Peterson has assisted plaintiffs and defendants alike, and helped clients obtain favorable results through trials, settlement negotiations, and mediations, including complex cases with significant matters at stake. Greg Peterson regularly receives clients via referrals from some of the largest law firms in the region, and has received Martindale-Hubbell's coveted "AV Preeminent Rating" , indicating that peers rank him at the very top, in terms of professionalism and legal ability. Greg Peterson has held an AV Rating for more than 20 years. Mr. Peterson has also served Sacramento County in a number of appointed positions, including Chairman of the Sacramento County Planning Commission (2011), as well as other community boards and professional associations.
We offer top-notch legal credentials at reasonable rates. The breadth and depth of our experience is uniquely matched by our commitment to providing personalized representation. We always maintain open lines of communication with our clients, keeping them updated throughout the duration of their representation. To learn more about our work, or to find out how we can assist with your particular legal matter, please give our office a telephone call at (916) 443-3010.
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