Mr. Peake practices in the area of litigation with a focus on employment law.
His employment law practice includes the defense of employers in various Title VII and ADEA claims, I-9 audits, violations of the FLSA, WARN Act and actions filed before the EEOC.
Mr. Peake's practice also involves counseling businesses on an array of employment practices from developing an employment handbook and drafting non-compete agreements to protecting trade secrets and proprietary information.
He was named as a "Rising Star" in Alabama Super Lawyers in employment law.
Prior to joining Phelps Dunbar, Mr. Peake was with the Lyons, Pipes & Cook law firm in Mobile. He is fluent in French.
Mr. Peake is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the ABA (labor and employment law section), the EEOC and the Employment Rights and Responsibilities Committee.