Peter M. Brady is a partner at Peck Ritchey, LLC. He represents individuals, families, financial and medical institutions and various fiduciaries. Peter earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where he was on the Dean’s List each of his three years there. He was also awarded with CALI awards for excellence in legal writing and advocacy. Prior
to law school, Peter graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science.

Peter concentrates his practice Trust and Probate Litigation, Will Contests, Fiduciary Defense Litigation, Guardianship Litigation, Elder Law and Trust, Probate and Guardianship Administration. Peter has been named an Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2019,  by his peers as one of the best attorneys in Illinois, an honor which is bestowed on up to only 2.5% of the attorneys in Illinois annually.


Practice Areas

  • Trust and Probate Litigation
  • Guardianship Litigation and Administration
  • Estate Administration


  • awards
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers 2023


  • Loyola Chicago University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Illinois B.A. Political Science

Bar Admission

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Professional Associations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association