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Peter Vickery has a general civil practice in Amherst, Massachusetts, and particularly welcomes cases in the areas of employment (management side), discrimination defense, landlord-tenant, and trademark law.


A graduate of Oxford University, Attorney Vickery obtained his JD from Boston University Shool of Law and his diploma in law from the University of the West of England in the United Kingdom. He also has a Master's degree in Public Policy & Administration from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.


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Practice areas


  1. Employment: 45%
    12 years
  2. Discrimination: 25%
    18 years
  3. Landlord & Tenant: 25%
    12 years
  4. Trademark Application: 5%
    12 years



Hourly ($200-250/hour), Free consultation (45 minutes), Pro bono (5%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Michael A. Satterwhite

    I endorse this lawyer. I have read Peter's post and he is articulate and on point with employment/labor questions.


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  • Philip W. Mason

    Great employment/labor attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Law Office of Peter Vickery

256 North Pleasant Street.
Suite 2
Amherst, MA, 01002


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Public Service AwardUniversity of Massachusetts Alumni Association2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2005
Top 10 Lawyers Under 40Business West Magazine2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateBurres Fidnick Booth & Kaufman1999 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Hampshire County Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Hampden County Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Berkshire Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Association for Conflict ResolutionN/A2012 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Baskin, et al v. FinneranVoluntary dismissal after obtaining order
Roccanti v. Soldiers Home HolyokeVoluntary dismissal after obtaining order
Amaro, et al v. Holyoke Housing AuthorityVoluntary dismissal without prejudice
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Publication nameTitleDate
New England History JournalRace, Liberty, and the Electoral System in Massachusetts2009
Massachusetts Legal HistoryThe Genesis of the Black Law Firm in Massachusetts1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Massachusetts, AmherstPublic PolicyOther - Masters2012
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of the West of England, Department of LawLawPost-Graduate Diploma in Law1995
Oxford UniversityModern HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
8th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Social and Economic SustainabilityThe Meaning of Green2012
Panel on campaign financingPublic Campaign Finance Laws2006
British Parliament's Constitutional Affairs CommitteeCampaign Financing2006