Peter H. Burke

888-880-9046 (Toll Free)

Long Term Disability Benefits AttorneyPeter Burke is head of the firm’s long term disability practice and has represented clients across the United States. He has been named a Super Lawyer in Alabama in 2010, 2011 and 2012, for his representation of plaintiffs in litigation.

Mr. Burke graduated from Washington and Lee University in 1988 with a B.A. degree in Economics and History. He was a member of Phi Eta Sigma and Phi Beta Kappa. He graduated from Yale Law School in 1991 where he was a member of the Yale Law Journal. He has practiced his entire career in Birmingham, Alabama and is licensed in Alabama, Tennessee, Texas and New York.

Areas of Practice:

  • Long Term Disability
  • ERISA Claims & Appeals
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Consumer Class Cases
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage:

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

  • Alabama
  • Texas
  • Tennessee
  • New York


  • Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut, 1991
  • J.D.
  • Law Journal: Yale Law Journal, Member, 1990 – 1991
  • Washington and Lee University, 1988
  • B.A.
  • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
  • Honors: Member, Phi Eta Sigma
  • Honors: Member, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Major:  Economics
  • Major:  History

Representative Cases:

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Birmingham Bar Association
    • Member
  • American Bar Association, Fraud Section
    • Member
  • Alabama State Bar
    • Member
  • State Bar of Texas
    • Member
  • Alabama Trial Lawyers Association
    • Member


  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Omicron Delta Epsilon