Gregory G. Peters


(603) 206-7232

About Gregory G. Peters

Greg specializes in the defense of hospitals, physicians and nurses in medical malpractice litigation. In addition to representing medical care providers throughout the state in medical negligence cases, he also consults with hospitals and QA/RM representatives on a variety of risk management and quality assurance issues and represents physicians in matters before the New Hampshire Board of Medicine. He has given numerous presentations to physician and nursing groups across the state on medical liability and risk management issues, and to lawyers on topics involving trial practice and medical negligence litigation. Greg has received the distinction of having been named “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America in the Medical Malpractice Defense- Manchester category four times in the last several years (2014, 2018, 2020, 2022).

Practice Areas
Medical Malpractice and Healthcare Liability
Bar Admissions
  • New Hampshire, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire, 1984

J.D., Boston University School of Law
B.A., Middlebury College, with honors

Memberships and Affiliations
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, member Litigation and Health Law sections
  • New Hampshire Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Greg was appointed by the Chief Justice of the NH Superior Court to serve on the Rules Committee of trial attorneys and judges which was created to draft RSA 519-B Medical Malpractice Screening Panel Guidelines
  • Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year – Medical Malpractice Defendants – Manchester, 2014, 2018, 2020, 2022
  • Best Lawyers, “The Best Lawyers in America” for work in Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants- 2008-2023
  • New England Super Lawyers, New England Super Lawyer – Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Top Lawyer, NH Magazine – Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Fellow of the American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow of the New Hampshire Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
  • Boston University School of Law, Paul J. Liacos Scholar
  • American Journal of Law and Medicine, Associate Editor