Biography

Peter is a highly motivated junior lawyer and joined the firm in November 2013.  Peter was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta.

Peter joined the firm as a litigation lawyer and welcomes personal injury claims including whiplash claims and minor injury claims.

Peter has volunteered with the Calgary Legal Guidance Homeless Outreach Program and the University of Manchester Legal Advice Centre.  During law school, he travelled to East Africa to provide community legal education clinics and interviewed prisoners and children in remand.  He has also served in numerous volunteer positions in the community.

Peter served as co-chair of the Canadian Bar Association Personal Injury subsection for 2015-17.  Peter also serves on the Editorial Board of the Barrister magazine, a publication of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyer’s Association (2015-present).

Peter is married to Katherine and has 2 sons.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2013

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims

Bar Admissions

  • Alberta, 2013

Education

  • Manchester University Faculty of Law, Manchester, England
    • Bachelor of Laws -Second Class Honours, First Division (2:1) – June, 2010
    • Honours: Received a First-Class Honours for LLB dissertation addressing human rights legislation
  • National Committee on Accreditation
    • Successful completion of Canadian Legal Equivalency Examinations – August, 2011
  • University of Manchester, Nazarene College
    • Master of Arts – 2007
    • Major: Theology
  • University of Calgary
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts – 2003
    • Major: Sociology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice

Pro Bono Activities / Volunteering

  • Volunteered with the Calgary Legal Guidance Homeless Outreach Program
  • Volunteered with University of Manchester Legal Advice Centre
  • Co-Chair of the Personal Injury section of the Canadian Bar Association (2015-17)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Barrister, a publication of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyer’s Association
  • Judicial District representative – Calgary of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyer’s Association

Litigation Lawyer

Location:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Phone:

403-250-7100

Fax:

403-291-5473

Email: