Peter Dreyer

Silver Golub & Teitell LLP
1 Landmark Square, 15th Fl.
Stamford, CT 06901
(203) 325-4491

Peter M. Dreyer
Former prosecutor gets results for injured people
Peter Dreyer, a partner in Silver Golub & Teitell, has devoted his legal practice to civil litigation in areas including medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, and products liability. Since joining the firm in 2001, Mr. Dreyer has achieved successful results for many clients and recovered millions of dollars on their behalf. In May, 2010, Mr. Dreyer won a $5 million jury verdict on behalf of a wife and her husband in a medical malpractice case. Mr. Dreyer has been recognized by New England Super Lawyers Magazine and Connecticut Magazine as a Rising Star.
Mr. Dreyer is a former assistant district attorney of Bronx County, New York. While working in the Bronx District Attorney's Office, the fifth largest prosecutor's office in the United States, Mr. Dreyer tried criminal defendants for offenses including murder, armed robbery, and gang assault. He also conducted numerous grand jury investigations. He was given the distinction of being the sole juvenile prosecutor in Family Court for the Office of the Bronx District Attorney, where he prosecuted juvenile defendants charged with the most serious felony crimes.
Areas of Practice
â?¢ Civil litigation
â?¢ Products liability
â?¢ Personal injury
â?¢ Medical malpractice
Bar Admissions
â?¢ Connecticut, 1996
â?¢ New York, 1997
â?¢ U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
â?¢ U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
â?¢ U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
â?¢ UCLA School of Law, Juris Doctor
â?¢ Lehigh University
Professional Associations and Memberships
â?¢ American Association for Justice
â?¢ Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
â?¢ Fairfield County Bar Association
â?¢ Connecticut Bar Association
â?¢ New York State Bar Association
Past Employment Positions
â?¢ Assistant District Attorney, Bronx, NY
Recent News
â?¢ Jury Awards $5M To Cancer Patient, Husband, May 2010
â?¢ New Milford Patient Wins $4 Million Verdict Against Local Gynecologist, May 2010
â?¢ Town Agrees to Pay Fire Victim's Family $1.4 Million, June, 2009
â?¢ Pool Death Causes Legal Ripples
â?¢ Plaintiffs Get Jump on Deposing Defendants
â?¢ Doctors Fail to Diagnose Man's Thyroid Cancer