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Brandon Lee Peak

Trucking accident Attorney at Columbus, GA

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 19 years
    State GA
    Acquired 2004
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Brandon

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I am a partner in Peak Wooten McDaniel & Colwell LLP, where I have successfully litigated trucking, personal injury, product liability, and class action cases in courts throughout the nation.  In 2019, I was lead counsel in a $280 million wrongful death trucking verdict, the largest verdict in a trucking case in American history.  I have personally been involved in cases with verdicts and settlements exceeding $1 billion.  I enjoy helping clients get their lives back together and, if necessary, trying cases to juries.  After graduating summa cum laude from The Citadel and magna cum laude from Mercer Law School, I clerked for a federal judge and then began my practice at an international law firm handling complex litigation.  Over the course of my career, I have handled numerous multi-million dollar wrongful death, personal injury and False Claims Act cases and was part of a team that resolved a group of consumer class action cases for cash settlements exceeding $225 million.  I remain an active member of the bar and frequently speak and write on trial practice and procedure.

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Peak Wooten McDaniel & Colwell LLP
945 Broadway
Suite 200
Columbus, GA, 31801

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Posted by Sarah | November 5, 2015
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| Hired Attorney
I was referred to Brandon Peak, a partner at Butler Wooten Cheeley & Peak, after I was involved in a car accident. He & his staff treated me wonderfully and I knew I was in good hands because they stayed in contact with me and kept me in the loop about what was going on with my case. Everyone at the firm treated me with respect, fought hard for my case and truly cared about helping me. I would highly recommend Brandon Peak to others in need of an excellent attorney.
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Posted by Barbara | September 13, 2015
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| Hired Attorney
Highly recommend this attorney
Thank you so very much for all of your help and concern. I haven't had many dealings with lawyers but if your firm is the only example I ever have, I will always admire your profession. God bless you all. Barbara


  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Contingency 25%-40%


AVVO RATING 9.4 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Troutman Sanders, LLP
  • 2005 - 2006


  • Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2004
  • Citadel, Military College of South Carolina
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2001

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Glover v. Thomas, et. al.
  • $1,750,000 settlement
  • Buckner v. Resource Life Ins. Co.
  • $47,750,000 settlement
  • Pierce v. UULIC
  • $49,000,000 settlement


  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Champion Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Treasurer
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Columbus Trial Lawyers Association
  • President
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Chattahoochee Bar Association
  • President
  • 2010 - 2011
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Walter Johnson Award for Ethics and Professionalism
  • Mercer University School of Law
  • 2004
  • Most Outstanding Senior
  • Mercer University School of Law
  • 2004
  • Memorial Award Recognizing Excellence
  • Walker P. Johnson
  • N/A
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  • Mercer Law Review
  • Trial Practice and Procedure
  • 2012
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Manual
  • Frequently Used Statutes
  • 2012
  • Mercer Law Review
  • EEOC v. Waffle House, Inc.: Employers Beware the EEOC, "Master of its Own Case
  • 2003

Speaking Engagements

  • Class Action
  • Lessons Learned Representing Consumers and Avoiding Class Action Waivers
  • 2010
  • Annual Convention
  • Buried Treasure: Maximizing Recoveries By Locating and Collectinve Hidden Corporate Assets
  • 2010
  • Annual Convention
  • Consumer Class Actions: A Practitioners' Guide to Navigating Class Action Waivers in Consumer Contracts
  • 2010

Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (7)
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Personal injury Attorney | Feb 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Brandon is a well-respected member of our legal community. I highly recommend him to anyone who is seeking legal representation for catastrophic injury."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 14
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I fully endorse Brandon Peak. He is an exceptional attorney and has secured numerous multi-million dollar settlements on behalf of his clients."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 26
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Brandon is a hard-working and well-prepared attorney. I would highly recommend him to clients and attorneys seeking to associate him on personal injury matters."
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Columbus Trucking accident Lawyer Brandon Lee Peak
Brandon Lee Peak
Trucking accident Attorney
Columbus, GA
Licensed for 19 years
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