Attorney at Law
He earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Brigham Young University majoring in Physics with a minor in Mathematics. Mr. Petersen attained his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center, where he served as Notes & Comments Editor on the Houston Business & Tax Law Journal. While in law school, Mr. Petersen interned for Harris County Probate Court No. 3 under the Honorable Rory R. Olsen.
Prior to joining Shumway… read more Van, Mr. Petersen practiced in the area of real estate mor
Apr 2015 - Present
The Lane Law Firm
Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
Real Estate Litigation
Shapiro Schwartz, LLP
Feb 2012 - Apr 2012
Drafted petition for home equity foreclosures, reviewed exhibits and affidavits.
Oct 2011 - Apr 2012
Drafted technical documentation in support of research and development tax credits for various manufacturers.
Harris County Probate Court No. 3
Aug 2011 - Dec 2011
Conducted research on various motions before the Court's litigation docket. Reviewed filings such as applications to Probate a Will, Guardianships, Heirships, and Annual Reports.