Peter P. Murnaghan


A highly respected litigator, Peter has successfully tried numerous cases before juries involving personal injury, wrongful death, product liability, and commercial issues. He focuses his civil trial practice on cases involving highway construction, trucking operations, and industrial plant operations. He has presented appellate arguments in multiple states.

For more than 40 years, Peter has represented road contractors in wrongful death, personal injury, breach of contract, and insurance-related litigation with a focus on cases involving construction defects, project design, and traffic control. He has also lectured locally and nationally on topics including safety, accident investigations, construction standards, and litigation avoidance techniques.

Peter has extensive experience defending public utilities in tort litigation and has been active in aviation litigation, having served on the ABA Select Subcommittee on Aviation Law and the Florida Bar Subcommittee on Aviation and Space Law. He is a commercial pilot with multiple aircraft ratings and over 2,300 hours of flight time.

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