Peter McGrath has been practicing law since 1988 and is a former Assistant U.S. Attorney with the United States Department of Justice in Washington D.C. He concentrates his practice in the areas of personal injury law, complex litigation, and class action lawsuits. As the founding member of McGrath Law Firm, Peter combines a unique and expansive background of litigation experience, both from the prosecutorial side and from the private sector. During Peter’s tenure at the Justice Department, Peter served as the lead prosecutor for the government in several major federal cases throughout the country, handled numerous jury trials, and directed various complex investigations.
Peter received a master’s degree in environmental law (MSL), magna cum laude, and his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Vermont Law School. While in law school, Peter served as note editor of the Vermont Law Review. Peter is admitted to practice law in South Carolina, the State of New Hampshire, the United States Supreme Court, the United States Federal Tax Court, and the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire. Attorney McGrath serves as a Member of the American Bar Association. He is the former Chairman of the Environmental Law Committee of the New Hampshire Bar Association and a former Vice President of the Capital City Rotary Club. Peter has served as a speaker for many seminars on environmental law, real estate issues, and the rights of landlords and tenants.
Peter resides in Mount Pleasant and enjoys boating, coaching, sports, the outdoors, and most importantly, spending time with his three sons.