Please be advised that contacting Ruder Ware by e-mail does not create an attorney-client relationship. If you contact the firm by e-mail with respect to a matter where the firm does not already represent you, any information which you disclose to us may not be regarded as privileged or confidential.


Accept   Cancel

Please be advised that contacting Ruder Ware by e-mail does not create an attorney-client relationship. If you contact the firm by e-mail with respect to a matter where the firm does not already represent you, any information which you disclose to us may not be regarded as privileged or confidential.


Accept   Cancel

PAL Login

linkedin.jpgyoutube.jpgvimeo.jpgtwitter_off.png View Ruder Ware

Daniel R. Peters

Professional Experience

Dan Peters is a trial lawyer who has litigated cases throughout the state of Wisconsin, including trials, arbitrations, and mediations. He has represented businesses, insurers, and individuals in a variety of disputes and matters involving construction projects, business disputes, insurance disputes, duty to defend issues, insurance coverage disputes, bad faith, premises liability, products liability, property damage, fire loss, and wrongful death. He has successfully argued before the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. His published decisions include:

Erdmann v. Progressive Northern Insurance Company, et al., 2011 WI App 33, 332 Wis.2d 147, 796 N.W.2d 846 (Wis. Ct. App. 2011)

Progressive Northern Insurance Company v. Jacobson, et al., 2011 WI App 140, 337 Wis.2d 533, 804 N.W.2d 838 (Wis. Ct. App. 2011)

Education

  • B.A., University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, WI (1997)
  • J.D., University of Tulsa - College of Law, Tulsa, OK (2000)

Bar Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Marathon County Bar Association

Admitted to Practice

  • Wisconsin Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin

Professional Activities

  • Defense Research Institute, Inc. - Member
  • Lawyer Regulation System for WI, District 16 - Committee Member
  • Wisconsin Defense Counsel - Member

Civic Activities

  • Woodson YMCA - Health & Wellness Committee (2013 - Present)
  • Wisconsin High School Mock Trial Tournament - Volunteer Judge (2014)
  • United Way of Marathon County - Board Member (2015 - Present)