J. Douglas Peters

J. Douglas Peters

Medical Malpractice Attorney
Detroit, MI




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About Me

J. Douglas Peters is a shareholder in the firm of CHARFOOS CHRISTENSEN, P.C. He has been nationally recognized for his work in medical malpractice, especially in the areas of obstetrics/gynecology and cerebral palsy. His early work on the DES cases helped him implement ground-breaking judicial procedures in the multistate mass litigation known as Toxic Shock Syndrome, a tampon related disease....

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Catherine L. Wolfe
Catherine Wolfe

Honor, MI

Almost 4 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I highly endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Mr. Peters on a number of cases and he is extraordinarily gifted and talented as an attorney. His...
Charles M. Haddad
Charles Haddad

Clinton Township, MI

Almost 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I am a member in good standing of the state of Michigan Bar. I have known Mr. Peters on a professional basis for more than...
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1975 License Status: Active And In Good Standing for the state of Michigan.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/27/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1978 – present

Wayne State University Shool of Medicine


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1975 J.D. in

University of Toledo,


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2011 AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated



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1977- present

U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2008 Motor City Rock and Roll: The 1960's and 1970's

Arcadia Publishing Co.

2002 Evidence Based Medicine In Court

38:7 Trial 74

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