J. Peter Greco Associate




Pete Greco handles complex litigation issues, largely involving the defense of aviation clients. Prior to his career in law, Pete worked in airfield operations at several commercial service airports, including Orlando International Airport (MCO), where he was responsible for ensuring the safety, security and regulatory compliance of one of the nation's largest airports. 

During law school, Pete completed internships with the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board, where he obtained significant experience in the inner workings of accident investigations and ensuing litigation. A current instrument-rated private pilot and graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Pete has extensive experience in technical matters relating to flight operations, aviation security, airmen certification and airport management. 

Areas of Focus

Aviation & Aerospace
Pete is a member of Wilson Elser’s Aviation and Helicopter Defense teams. Pete’s background on the front lines of the aviation industry provides him with the unique ability to quickly hone in on a complex case’s critical issues and to direct the litigation accordingly, saving clients time and money. Pete regularly represents U.S. air carriers in a wide variety of claims ranging from personal injury to property damage. In addition, Pete has represented various aviation clients in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases arising from aviation accidents and incidents, as well as in property damage claims.

Complex Tort & General Casualty
In addition to Pete’s aviation work, he regularly counsels and defends clients in complex general liability matters. Pete has successfully defended nightclubs, restaurants, resorts and other commercial properties in premises liability and negligent security claims. Located in Orlando, Florida, Pete also represents one of the nation’s largest theme parks in a wide variety of injury claims.

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