Attorneys

Peter C. Wetherall

Managing Partner

Peter Wetherall has devoted his entire legal career to helping the injured and unempowered. Mr. Wetherall is rated “AV Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell®, meaning his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence. Mr. Wetherall has also achieved membership in the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

With over 20 years of federal and state litigation experience, and over 40 cases tried to a jury, Mr. Wetherall’s primary practice areas include mass torts, catastrophic auto and truck accidents, birth and brain injuries, and other serious injury and civil rights cases.

Peter was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He attended the University of Minnesota, where he attained a B.A. in Philosophy (cum laude) in 1987. In 1990, at the age of 24, he received his J.D. degree from the University of Minnesota Law School. Thereafter, Peter began his legal career in Las Vegas, and presently practices in all state and federal courts in Nevada.

In his spare time Mr. Wetherall enjoys traveling, golfing, playing tennis and spending time with his family.

Education

University of Minnesota, B.A. Philosophy, Cum Laude 1987
University of Minnesota Law School (1987-1990), J.D.

Bars & Courts

State Bar of Minnesota, admitted 1990
Federal District of Minnesota, admitted 1991
State Bar of Nevada, admitted 1991
Federal District of Nevada, admitted 1991
United States Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, admitted 1994
United State Supreme Court, admitted 2011

Affiliations

Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
American Association For Justice (formerly ATLA)
Nevada Justice Association (formerly NTLA)
Clark County Bar Association
Washoe County Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Howard D. McKibben American Inn of Court