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Peter Boyd Wells, III, Partner

Peter Boyd Wells, III (Boyd) represents clients in business matters including business entity formation, governance and the acquisition and sale of businesses, business disputes and in business litigation. Boyd also has experience in a wide variety of labor and employment matters including wage and hour issues, workplace safety and health, development of workplace rules and policies, employee benefits, allegations of workplace discrimination, issues involving agreements not to compete and protection of trade secrets. Boyd has also handled cases involving personal injuries. He has defended companies in occupational exposure and has coordinated the defense of clients on a national as well as statewide level. His practice also extends to Admiralty and Maritime Law. A native of Beaumont, Texas, Boyd graduated from Southern Methodist University School of law in 1976 after receiving his undergraduate degree in 1973 from the University of Texas at Austin.

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Personal Injury


  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1976
  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1973

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1976

Pro Bono Activities

  • I Have A Dream Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Foundation for Southeast Texas, Board of Directors
  • Simpson-Omohundro Foundation, Trustee

Fraternities Or Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi

Professional Associations

  • Jefferson Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Jefferson County Bar Association, President
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Michelle Mehaffy Inn of the American Inns of Court, Founding Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • National School Board Association Council of School Attorneys
  • Texas Council of School Attorneys

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Beaumont, TX