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James Bostwick & Erik Peterson Named to 2024 Super Lawyers®

Bostwick & Peterson, LLP is pleased to announce that Partners James Bostwick and Erik Peterson have once again been selected to the annual Northern California Super Lawyers list!

This is a significant achievement that speaks volumes about the respect our Partners have earned from their peers, and the many impressive achievements they’ve accumulated over the course of their careers. Mr. Bostwick and Mr. Peterson were both recognized for their work in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, and professional liability.

  • James S. Bostwick: Mr. Bostwick has been selected to the list of Super Lawyers every year since 2004, a testament to his stature among the nation’s most accomplished trial lawyers. A nationally Certified Medical Malpractice Specialist, Mr. Bostwick obtained the largest medical malpractice verdict in U.S. history in 1978 and has set many other state and national records for high-value recoveries over his years in practice.
  • Erik L. Peterson: This is Mr. Peterson’s 19th consecutive Super Lawyers selection, having been recognized by the publication every year since 2006. As Co-Founder of our firm, Mr. Peterson has helped recover millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for clients, including a record-setting $17 million birth injury settlement in May 2019 that became the largest medical malpractice present value result in California history.

You can learn more about our Partners’ Super Lawyers selections here.

What it Means to Make the Super Lawyers List

Super Lawyers is a trusted legal publication known for its annual lists that recognize the nation’s most accomplished attorneys. The magazine uses a multi-phase selection process of peer nominations, independent research, and peer review surveys to identify honorees.

In total, no more than 5% of practicing attorneys in each state are named to Super Lawyers.

James S. Bostwick and Erik L. Peterson are Partners at the law firm of Bostwick & Peterson, LLP. Together, the two have obtained over $1 billion in compensation for clients, record-setting verdicts and settlements, and numerous multi-million-dollar recoveries in complex claims involving medical malpractice, birth injuries, and serious personal injury. Their work has earned our firm national recognition, as well as repeated selection to Best Law Firms®.

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