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Peter W Benner

Mediation Attorney at West Hartford, CT

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About Peter

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Practice areas
  1. Mediation
    Mediation is the way to go to create value and raise satisfaction with both process and outcome. If you try it, you won't look back.

    24 years, 100 cases

  2. Arbitration
    If you need an adjudicated result, take command of your dispute for quicker, cheaper and more sound results

    29 years, 75 cases

  3. Lawsuits and disputes
    Seasoned, insightful business and healthcare litigator now serving as a neutral to resolve disputes

    44 years, 500 cases

Licensed for 46 years
State CT
Status Active
Acquired 1976
Updated 09/23/2013

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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16 Wardwell Rd.
West Hartford, CT, 06107-2734


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  • Hourly Rates $ 200-450 per hour


AVVO RATING 9.7 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Mediator/Arbitrator
  • 2010 - Present


  • Georgetown University Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1975
  • Princeton University
  • A.B.
  • 1972


  • American Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
  • Chair
  • N/A
  • Hartford County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Connecticut Bar Foundation
  • James W. Cooper Fellow
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English


  • AV rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • Award for outstanding service to Federal Grievance Committee
  • US District Court Connecticut
  • 2010
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
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  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Client Strategies: Leading Lawyers on Preparing for Arbitration and Mediation, Resolving Disputes and Establishing Best Practices for Success (inside the Minds)
  • ADR Strategies
  • 2007
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Speaking Engagements

  • Connecticut Bar Association Annual Meeting
  • Advising Clients on ADR Processes and Some Thoughts on Where the Field is Headed
  • 2006

Attorney endorsements

Received (1)
Given (1)
Mediation Attorney | Jun 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Peter is a leading thinker in approaches to dispute resolution, a guiding star for other mediators."

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West Hartford Mediation Lawyer Peter W Benner
Peter W Benner
Mediation Attorney
West Hartford, CT
Licensed for 46 years