Peter W. Daniel

Peter W. Daniel: Attorney with Viola Law Firm, P.C.
  • Associate at Viola Law Firm, P.C. (6 Attorneys)
  • 441 First Ave., P.O. Box 1290, San Mateo, CA 94401
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  • Peer Reviews

    4.0/5.0 (2)
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Peter Daniel has been practicing law since 1996, focusing primarily on civil litigation and Family Law matters. Peter has represented clients in complex Family Law matters including property division, support, child custody and visitation, paternity, and domestic violence. His civil litigation experience gives him more leverage in Family Law matters which often involve legal issues that cross over into other legal areas.Because some matters call for negotiation and settlement and some require an aggressive attitude pushing forward through trial, Peter's litigation style is adaptable to the situation at hand, depending on the goals and resources of the client.Peter, who joined Viola Law Firm in 2014, is a tireless advocate highly effective in all courtroom situations and always keeps an eye on his client's bottom line.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Visitation Rights
  • Paternity
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Domestic Violence
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Divorce

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(650) 343-6400  Phone
(650) 342-6854  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, B.A., History, 1992
Law School Attended:
Golden Gate University School of Law, J.D., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1995, California
San Mateo County Bar Association, MemberAmerican Bar Association, Member.
Reported Cases:
Successfully litigated complex Dissolution of Marriage matter involving tech startup in a multi-day trial involving several expert witnesses and two opposing attorneysWon complex litigation matter involving a marital dissolution action which led to an acrimonious civil lawsuit between spouses and additional partiesSuccessfully defended client facing false accusations of rapeResolved civil litigation arising from personal injury and product defect, which was removed to Federal Court before settling to client's benefit on the eve of trial.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

4.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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  • 4.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 12/13/15 in Employment Law

    Peter is active in the Northern California Human Resources association. He is active with our San Mateo County Bar Assn Employment Law Section.

    Peter is active in the Northern California Human Resources association. He is active with our San Mateo County Bar Assn Employment Law Section. Read less

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  • 4.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 10/22/09 in Family Law

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San Mateo, California

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