Peter Gregory Hatfield

Peter Gregory Hatfield

Laurel, Maryland
(301) 483-9960
(301) 761-2007

Peter Hatfield was born in Maryland and raised in Columbia, Maryland. He is a graduate of Mount Saint Joseph High School in Baltimore, Maryland. Upon graduation from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2012, Mr. Hatfield sat for the Maryland bar examination and joined McGowan and Cecil, LLC.

Prior to joining McGowan & Cecil, LLC, Mr. Hatfield was a law clerk with a Baltimore law firm, a certified legal intern for Neighborhood Legal Services, a certified legal intern for Southwestern Legal Services, and a summer associate with law firms in Pittsburgh, PA and Baltimore, MD.

Peter has advocated for hundreds of personal injury victims, handling a wide range of  automobile, motorcycle, dog bite and slip and fall cases. Peter’s successful recoveries for his clients include recoveries from numerous large corporations, including Dominos, Sears, 7-Eleven, Shoppers Food along with major auto insurance company.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Slip and Fall
  • Products Liability
  • Dog Bites

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 2012
  • District of Columbia, 2015
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 2014


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 2012
  • Towson University, Towson, Maryland
    • B.S.
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys Top 10 Under 40, Maryland 2015
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Maryland 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Maryland State Bar Association, Member, 2012 - Present
  • Maryland Association for Justice, Member, 2012 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Bentz Law Firm, Law Clerk, 2011 - 2012
  • Scarlett & Croll, P.A., Law Clerk, 2006 - 2009