Peter Vogel 4626 4x4Peter S. Vogel is a trial partner at Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, where he is Chair of both the eDiscovery Practice and Internet, eCommerce, and Technology Industry Team. From 1997 until 2009, Peter served as the founding chair of the Texas Supreme Court on Judicial Committee on Information Technology, which is responsible for helping automate the Texas court system and creating the eFiling system in Texas courts.

 

Practice Areas

  • Cyber Security & Insurance
  • Social Media
  • Law of eCommerce
  • Information Technology
  • eDiscovery
  • Negotiating ERP Systems Implementation Projects
  • Software Licensing
  • eCommerce Website Negotiating
  • Litigating Failed ERP Implementations
  • Software Patent Litigation
  • Misappropriation of Trade Secrets Litigation
  • Negotiating/litigating IT Agreements for State/Local Governments
  • Arbitration and Mediation

Professional Associations

  • Co-Founder, American College of eNeutrals
  • Panel of eDiscovery Special Masters, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, US District Court
  • Academy of Court Appointed Masters
  • Founding Chair, Texas Supreme Judicial Committee on Information Technology
  • Founding Chair of the Computer & Technology Section of the State Bar of Texas
    • recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Dallas Bar Association
    • former President
  • Society of Information Management – Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter (LinkedIn Group Manager)

Education

  • JD, St. Mary’s University of San Antonio, School of Law (1976)
  • MS (Computer Science), The American University (1972)
  • BBA (Marketing and Accounting), University of Texas at Austin (1969)

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Texas
  • US Supreme Court
  • Fifth Circuit US Court of Appeals
  • US District Court of Texas, Northern, Western, Eastern, and Southern Districts