Peter M. Good

Peter M. Good

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Location:
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Phone:
717-743-1682
877-490-6665
Fax:
717-232-2766
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Martindale-Hubbell | Top Rated Lawyer in Litigation | Peter M. Good

Peter M. Good is a seasoned legal professional who combines over twenty five years of varied legal experience with a keen understanding of business imperatives and expectations. His practice focuses primarily on the litigation of commercial disputes, labor and employment, administrative law, and construction matters.

Mr. Good provides counsel to senior management and government officials and formulates, reviews and implements legal strategy, with a particular emphasis on the litigation of complex commercial disputes, labor and employment matters and professional licensure work. He has successfully tried more than fifty cases including jury and bench trials in state and federal courts and argued more than fifteen appeals before the Pennsylvania Commonwealth, Superior, and Supreme Courts. He also has extensive experience in the arbitration and mediation of commercial disputes.

Areas of Practice

  • 75% Litigation
  • 15% Corporate
  • 10% Employment
  • Administrative Hearings & Adjudication
  • Transactions
  • Business Successions
  • Closely Held Successions
  • Corporate Governance
  • Partnerships
  • Construction Contracts
  • Construction Liens
  • Employment Contracts-Employer
  • Employment Discrimination-Employer
  • Government Construction Contracts
  • Government Procurement
  • State & Municipal Contracts
  • Complex Litigation
  • Federal Trial Practice
  • State Appellate practice
  • State Trial Practice
  • Property Damage-Plaintiff
  • Slip and Fall-Plaintiff
  • Sexual Harassment-Employer

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1992
  • New York, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1993
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2006
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2008

Education

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1991
    • Honors: Editor, Moot Court Board
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
    • B.S. - 1983
    • Major: Industrial and Labor Relations

Classes/Seminars

  • Public Contracts and Procurement Regulations in PA, Lorman , 2004
  • Resolving Problems and Disputes on Construction Pr, NBI , 2006

Honors and Awards

  • Appointed to Dauphin County Board of Arbitration, 2011 - 2012
  • Selected to serve on the Office of General Counsel's Interagency Hearing Officer Panel, 2000 - 2003

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Dauphin County Bar Association, President-Elect, Board of Directors
  • Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, Member, Board of Directors, 2004 - 2011
  • Jewish Family Services of Greater Harrisburg, Inc., Vice President, 2001 - 2003
  • Central Pennsylvania Cornell University Alumni Admissions Ambassador Program, Chairman, 2002 - 2003

Past Employment Positions

  • Smigel, Anderson & Sacks, Partner, 2004 - 2012
  • Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Associate General Counsel, 2003 - 2004
  • Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, Department Of General Services, Counsel, 1991 - 2003

Pro Bono Activities

  • County Counsel to Obama Voter Protection Team, 2008 & 2012
  • Regional Legal Coordinator Kerry Campaign, 2004
  • Member Regional Legal Team for Rendell Campaigns for Governor, 2002 - 2006
  • County Counsel Wolf for Governor Campaign, 2014