Peter Shumaker


Peter Shumaker is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Workers' Compensation Practice. His practice focuses on:

  • Representation of Insurance Carriers and Employers in proceedings before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board throughout the State of California.
  • Adjudication of Cases up to and including trials before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board.
  • Involvement in all aspects of discovery, including depositions of injured workers, and medical experts.
  • Representation of Employers involving discrimination claims under California Labor Code section 132(a), including claims of Serious and Willful Misconduct.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Workers’ Compensation



Federal Court, Central District of California


Southwestern University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2013

California State University, Northridge

Bachelor of Arts, 2007