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Peter Lawson

Peter Lawson

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Peter is well-known for advising clients on public and private mergers and acquisitions and providing valuable commercial guidance to boards and businesses owners.

Listed in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame and ranked band 1 in Chambers Legal Directory, he is highly regarded for his abilities in the full range of sophisticated M&A transactions on behalf of prominent clients and praised for bringing a great balance of calmness, enthusiasm, commerciality and commitment to deal-making.

As chairman of Burness Paull, Peter’s focus is ensuring our clients receive outstanding service and our inclusive culture enables our people to succeed.


Peter Lawson



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Peter Lawson