The Firm

As one of the oldest and most respected law firms in Southeast Texas, Wells, Peyton, Greenberg & Hunt, L.L.P. ("Wells Peyton") has successfully met the demands and changing legal needs of its clients for almost 60 years. Few firms can match the experience and expertise of Wells Peyton.

Founded in 1958 by the tax and estate planning expert, Peter Wells, the firm has grown to one that now provides broad-based representation in virtually all areas of civil law. 

Wells Peyton handles litigation involving business disputes, administrative law, products liability, will contests, trusts, estates, insurance, employment, and personal injury. In addition to its tax, estate planning, and probate practice, the firm has an extensive corporate and real estate practice, providing a broad-based representation of governmental and business entities, and individuals.

Peter B. Wells

Peter B. Wells

Pat T. Peyton

Pat T. Peyton

Our firm provides a full range of services in the following litigation and transactional areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental & Toxic Tort
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • School Law
  • Labor & Employment
  • Deceptive Trade Practices
  • Collections
  • Lender Liability
  • Construction
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Probate Litigation
  • Estate Planning & Probate
  • Taxation of Businesses & Estates
  • Banking & Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Contracts
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Oil & Gas
  • Employee Benefits
  • Corporate Law
  • Elder Law & Medicaid Planning
  • Reproductive & Family Law
  • Sales, Merger & Formation of Business Entities
  • Immigration

For nearly six decades Wells, Peyton, Greenberg & Hunt, L.L.P. has provided a high level of professional expertise to address the unique legal needs of each client. It is the mission of Wells Peyton to deliver effective, efficient, and ethical representation. The mission is achieved by assigning each matter to an attorney with the precise skills and experience to meet the needs of the client.