Peter Hawkins

Peter Hawkins


Phone: (206) 623-1700
Fax: (206) 623-8717
Assistant: Yvette Chambers

Peter Hawkins’s practice focuses on commercial litigation.  Prior to joining the firm, Peter practiced at Bryan Cave on a variety of litigation matters, including in the areas of antitrust and fiduciary litigation, and handled professional liability claims as a claims analyst at Allied World National Insurance Company.

Peter graduated from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he served as Executive Editor for the Journal of Social Policy and the Law, participated in the International Human Rights Clinic, and practiced as a legal intern at the Legal Resources Foundation in Kenya on a grant from the Public Interest Law Association.  He earned a B.A. in Literature with a minor in Anthropology magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Purchase.

Before law school, Peter worked as a director and dramaturg for theater productions in New York.



University of Virginia School of Law

J.D., 2007

State University of New York at Purchase

B.A., 2001, magna cum laude


Bryan Cave LLP

2007 – 2014

Allied World National Insurance Co.


Harrigan Leyh Farmer & Thomsen LLP

2016 – Present

Harrigan Leyh Farmer & Thomsen LLP

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