Peter K. Durance was born and raised in Midland, along with his two older brothers Daniel and Matthew. After graduation from H. H. Dow High School, Peter earned his BA degree in Criminal Justice from Wayne State University, in Detroit. Upon graduation from Wayne State, Peter attended the University of Detroit/Mercy School of Law, in Detroit. Peter took a leave of absence after his first year of law school to enlist in the United States Army. After completing his Army AIT, Peter returned to graduate from UDM Law School in 2019. Peter remains a Sergeant in the US Army-Reserves.
Prior to joining Stephen E. Durance, PC, Peter clerked in a general practice law firm in Troy, Michigan, throughout his time at UDM, gaining significant experience in Family Law, Criminal Defense, and Landlord/Tenant issues.
Peter resides in Midland, and is member of the Midland County Bar Association, and St. John’s Lutheran Church, in Midland.