Peter K. Taaffe

Peter K. Taaffe

Texas Justice Center

4900 Fournace Place, Suite 560
Bellaire, Texas 77401

Tel: (888) 852-3010



Attorney Peter Taaffe is licensed by the State Bar of Texas and is admitted to practice in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas. He attended mediation training at the University of Houston in 2013. Over the course of his career, he has resolved
thousands of cases through the mediation process. Peter has handled cases covering all types of civil litigation and arbitration matters, ranging from commercial disputes, intellectual property matters, Jones Act/maritime claims, industrial and oilfield accidents, dram shop claims, auto accidents, and sexual assault claims. He also has extensive experience handling and resolving mass tort actions.

Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Vehicle & Auto Accidents
  • Jones Act/Maritime Injuries & Death
  • Dram Shop Claims
  • Premises Liability Claims
  • Professional Liability
  • Mass Tort Actions
  • Workplace Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Breach of Contract
  • Sexual Assault Claims
  • Employment Claims
  • Construction and Real Estate Disputes
    Intellectual Property Claims
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Probate Disputes
    Insurance Coverage
  • Toxic Tort – Chemical Exposure Claims


  • Juris Doctor – University of Houston Law Center
  • Bachelor of Arts – University of Texas at Austin

Memberships, Affiliations & Licenses

  • Member Texas State Bar, #24003029
  • Licensed to practice, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
  • Basic Mediation Training – University of Houston, 2013

Local Areas Served

  • Houston, TX


  • English