Peter Berg

Member

Seattle

(206) 373-7265

(206) 926-9405

Recent News:

More Than 200 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch

210 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 24 of the firm’s nationwide offices for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Peter focuses his litigation and counseling practice on complex insurance coverage matters. His experience spans all areas of insurance, to include commercial general liability, directors and officers, public entity liability, and commercial and personal lines property and auto policies. Peter advises his clients on avoiding and limiting extracontractual exposure and frequently defends carriers in bad faith litigation.  

Prior to joining Cozen O'Connor, Peter was most recently an associate at a Seattle firm focused on complex insurance coverage matters, significant construction defect claims, commercial litigation significant injury, professional liability and alternative dispute resolution.

Peter earned his undergraduate degree from University of Washington. Peter earned his law degree from Willamette University College of Law where he received a certificate in dispute resolution, the Bruce Spalding Memorial Award for Trial Advocacy and was best in class: trial practice 2012.

News

More Than 200 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch

August 22, 2022

210 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 24 of the firm’s nationwide offices for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Cozen O'Connor Promotes 28 Attorneys to Member

March 25, 2022

Cozen O'Connor promoted 28 attorneys to member in March.

More Than 205 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch By The Best Lawyers In America

August 19, 2021

Best Lawyers selected 210 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 23 of the firm’s nationwide offices for inclusion in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Publications

Montana: Settlement Without Defending Insurer Is Not Presumptively Reasonable [Alert]

May 10, 2019

Peter Berg discusses the decision in Draggin' Y Cattle Co., Inc. v. Junkermier, Clark, Campanella, Stevens, P.C. and how it impacts settlements in Montana.

Events & Seminars

Past Events

No Fuel Left in the Tank

February 12, 2020 - Webinar

2019 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar

September 19, 2019 - Seattle, WA

2018 Seattle Insurance Litigation Seminar

September 19, 2018 - Seattle, WA

Education

  • Willamette University College of Law, J.D., 2013
  • University of Washington, B.A., 2005

Awards & Honors

Best Lawyers in America "Ones to Watch" 2022 and 2023

  • Washington
  • Superior Court of Washington
  • Washington Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court -- Western District of Washington