As Chair of Burness Paull, Peter leads the firm’s strategy board in addition to advising clients on complex corporate transactions.
Now in his second three-year elected term, Peter continues to direct Burness Paull’s successful strategic growth plan and international strategy.
He is a passionate champion of client listening and driving the firm’s response to client service and ESG agendas.
His client-facing role sees Peter provide valuable commercial guidance to boards and business owners on sophisticated public and private M&A work.
His outstanding track record in deal-making is reflected in his listing as a member of the Legal 500 Hall of Fame and band 1 ranking in Chambers Legal Directory.
"great corporate lawyer both in his technical skills and by being commercially astute" and "he's first class - absolutely the type of person you'd call in a crisis"
8th June 2021
It was announced on the 4th June 2021 that the UK has negotiated a new trade deal with Norway.
22nd January 2021
The NSI Bill has introduced a major changes in the screening of investment into UK businesses.
12th November 2020
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