also known as Peter Van Dyke
Helping clients with personal injury and real estate law for over 12 years.Aggressive CT and MA lawyers handling death and injury claims.Helping clients plan and prepare so those special individuals in our lives are taken care of.Helping clients with buying, selling, and refinancing homes for over 12 years.
Eagan, Donohue, Van Dyke & Falsey, LLP is a general practice law firm located in West Hartford, Connecticut. We have attorneys licensed to practice in Connecticut and Massachusetts, and we handle cases in both state and federal court.
The attorneys of our firm have the depth of experience to meet your legal needs involvingpersonal injury, estate planning, probate, real estate, business law, consumer class actions, criminal/motor vehicle, workers compensation, and landlord/tenant.
I focus my practice on complex civil litigation and real estate transactions.
I am admitted to the Connecticut and Massachusetts bars, the federal district courts of Connecticut and Massachusetts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
I am a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and have lectured as an Adjunct Professor of Business at Clark University's Graduate School of Management, where I earned my Master of Business Administration degree.
I was born in Worcester, MA and currently live in Rutland, MA with my wife and daughter. My education has included St. John's High School, Bowdoin College, Clark University Graduate School of Management, and the University of Connecticut School of Law.
Hourly ($275-375/hour), contingent (20-33%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)
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Peter is one of the toughest advocates I know. He not only fights for his clients but for the greater cause also. You want a lawyer who sees the big picture, then we all win. I would not hesitate to call Pete if I needed help.
Sarah Poriss Foreclosure Attorney
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I have had numerous occasions over several years to interact professionally with Peter. He is an attorney of the highest integrity and professionalism. I know from client's that I have referred to him that he advocates diligently and skillfully while keeping his clients informed. I endorse Peter without any reservation.
Gregory Arcaro Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Client Choice Award - Personal Injury||AVVO||2015|
|Client Choice Award - Real Estate||AVVO||2015|
|Client's Choice Award - Probate||AVVO||2015|
|10 Year Anniversary||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|Teaching Assistant - Moot Court||University of Connecticut School of Law||2002|
|International Law Journal - Assoociate Editor||University of Connecticut School of Law||2001|
|Teaching Assistant - Lawyering Process||University of Connecticut School of Law||2000|
|Membership||Beta Gamma Sigma||1998|
|Partner||Eagan, Donohue, Van Dyke & Falsey, LLP||2009 - Present|
|Associate||Stanger & Arnold, LLP||2003 - 2012|
|Associate||Sullivan & Worcester||2002 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2009 - Present|
|Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys||Member||2009 - Present|
|Suburban Services, Inc. v. SNET Information Services, Inc.||$2,747,955 settlement|
|Todd Lessard v. Rent-A-Center East, Inc./Blass v. Rent-Way, Inc.||$7,391,527 settlement|
|Prepayment Penalty Class Action||$855,000 settlement|
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|ConnecticutForSale.com||Insider Advice on Buying Your Home||2015|
|Portfolio Media (Law360)||Pernick v. Gilman et al||2014|
|Portfolio Media (Law360)||Alqamus v. Pacific Specialty Insurance Company||2014|
|Connecticut Law Tribune||Hannaford v. Mann||2012|
|Portfolio Media (Law360)||McKeen v. Carrier IQ, Inc. et al||2012|
|Connecticut Law Tribune||Blass v. Rite Aid of Connecticut, Inc.||2011|
|law 360||Edwards et al v. Hartford et al||2011|
|Portfolio Media (Law360)||Criscitelli et al v. THD At Home Services. Inc. et al||2011|
|Class Action Reports||SONY COMPUTER: Faces 11th Suit Over Private Data Breach||2011|
|Connecticut Law Tribune||Lessard v. Lane Bryant Inc.||2009|
|Connecticut Law Tribune Magazine||In Re: U-Haul Class Action v. U-Haul International Inc.||2008|
|Connecticut Law Tribune||Lessard v. Rent-A-Center East Inc.||2008|
|Justia||Ferrandino v. Countrywide Home Loans, Inc et al||2007|
|Connecticut Law Tribune Magazine||Law Grants Extra Probe Time||2002|
|Connecticut Law Tribune||ARE LAWYERS LIABLE ONLY TO THEIR CLIENTS?; FIVE QUESTIONS COURTS ASK WHEN DECIDING LIABILITY TO THIRD PARTIES||2002|
|University of Connecticut School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|Business Law For MBAs||Business Law||2003|
|Business Law For MBAs||Business Law||2002|