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Peter Mark Petro

Personal injury Attorney at Huntsville, AL

5.0   1 review

also known as Mark Petro


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About Peter

Learn Peter’s areas of practice.

2
Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    50%
    Car Wrecks, Truck Wrecks, Motorcycle Wrecks

    34 years

  2. Personal injury
    50%
    Personal Injury: Car/ Truck Wrecks, Nursing Home Negligence, Defective Products, Harmful Medications, Harmful Medical Supplies, Worker's Compensation, Premises Liability,

    34 years

I am the author of the LEA award winning book, The Truth About Personal Injury in Alabama: Secrets Insurance Companies Don't Want You To Know. This book explains the injury claim process from the time of injury through the time the claim is resolved. I have been practicing law in Alabama since 1989 specializing in accident and injury cases, including car, truck, and motocycle wrecks, on the job injuries, worker's compensation, nursing home negiligence, and slip/ trip and fall injuries. Email me at for a free copy of my book!

Licensed for 33 years
State AL
Status Occupational License - Authorized to Practice
Acquired 1989
Updated 11/11/2022

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

Contact Peter

Petro Accident and Injury Attorneys
7800 Madison Blvd
Suite 700
Huntsville, AL, 35806
Peter Mark Petro
2260 Rocky Ridge Road
Suite C
Birmingham, AL, 35216
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Posted by anonymous | June 27, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Car Accident Case
Mr. Petro represented me in a car accident. I found him to be professional, up-front and communicated effectively on the matters related to my case. The case was resolved expeditiously and to my satisfaction.
Response from Peter Petro June 28, 2016
Thank you!

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 20 minutes
  • Contingency 15%-40%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Petro Accident and Injury Attorneys
  • 2020 - Present
  • Partner
  • Petro Law Firm
  • 2011 - Present
  • Partner
  • Schreiber & Petro
  • 1999 - 2011
  • Partner
  • P. Mark Petro PC
  • 1997 - 1999
  • Partner
  • Yearout, Myers & Traylor
  • 1989 - 1997
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Education

  • Samford University, Cumberland School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1989
  • University of Alabama
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1986

Legal Cases

  • Morgan v. Family Dollar Stores, Inc. 551 F.3d 1233 (11th Cir.2008)
  • Affirmed by the 11 Circuit Federal Court of Appeals.

Associations

  • Alabama State Bar
  • 1989 - Present
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • 1989 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • 1989 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2023
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2022
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2021
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2020
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2019
  • Legal Excellence Award- Literary Distinction
  • Attorney Magazine
  • 2018
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2008
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2007
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2006
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2005
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2004
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2003
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2002
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2001
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2000
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1999
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1998
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1997
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 1996
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Publications

  • Expert Press
  • Fighting For Justice: Fighting Nursing Home Negligence
  • 2019
  • NAMIL
  • Your Legal Guide To Motorcycle Injury Compensation: What Bikers Must Know About Insurance Claims Settlements & Verdicts
  • 2018
  • Jones Media Publishing
  • Alabama Workers' Compensation: Insider Secrets Your Employer Doesn't Want You To Know
  • 2018
  • Jones Media Publishing
  • Personal Injury In Alabama: Secrets The Insurance Compainies Don't Want You To Know
  • 2017
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Attorney endorsements

Received (15)
Given (18)
Endorse Peter
Workers compensation Attorney | Feb 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mark is a great attorney. I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 27
Relationship: Other
"Attorney Petro is an experienced and knowledgeable attorney. He is caring and listens. I would not hesitate to recommend anyone to him."
Car accident Attorney | Jul 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Apr 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mark is a genuine and down-to-earth attorney who gives away a ton of useful information. I highly recommend you contact him, even if you're still in the process of researching an attorney for your case."
Unknown Attorney | Mar 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"An excellent lawyer who treats clients with patience, care, understanding, and utmost professionalism - an even better person and I wholeheartedly recommend for future services."
Car accident Attorney | Jan 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mark is a smart and hardworking lawyer who has a ton of experience. He'll tell it to you straight and, if he accepts your case, he'll be very diligent and responsive. Give him a call!"
Personal injury Attorney | Jan 01
Relationship: Other
"I talk with Mark nearly every week about his practice and dealing with clients and handling their problems. He is extremely professional and knowledgeable. I would recommend Mark to anyone in his area with the type of issues he handles."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer without reservation. Mark is a trusted source for advice when business and the legal practice intersect. Mark is always willing to provide advice to better serve clients and improve as an attorney."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer. Since I have met Mark, I have found him to be very knowledgeable, honest and hard working. If I had an accident in Alabama, I would call Mark immediately for help."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Mr. Petro. He is extremely knowledgeable in all areas of personal injury law. He is always willing to go the extra mile for his clients. You will not be disappointed."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer. Peter is knowledgeable in Personal Injury Law. I would not hesitate to recommend Peter to any clients in need of his services."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 20
Relationship: Other
"I've lived in Alabama and Tennessee and although I'm not local any longer, I know many lawyers in the area. Peter is well-known among my peers and colleagues in B'ham for being ethical, focused and committed to his clients' success. I absolutely endorse this lawyer."
Car accident Attorney | Oct 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. We are member of the same lawyer educational group. He is a valuable member of that group."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Jul 26
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Mr. Petro's work in the area of personal injury is extraordinary. Not only does he provide incredible representation to his clients, securing fantastic settlements and winning difficult jury trials, but he does so with a calm and steady personality that you rarely find in the high intensity world of personal injury law. He proves that you can be a tough advocate for your clients and remain a gentleman, and I have personally seen how much his clients appreciate that aspect of his representation."
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