Peter is an associate specialising in the property side of public sector projects and education, having advised a wide variety of public sector bodies including local authorities, NHS trusts, schools and colleges.

Peter joined the Firm as a trainee solicitor and qualified into the Projects & Procurement Team in September 2013. During his training, Peter worked on both the property and commercial side of the team’s work.


  • Advising Education Funding Agency on their acquisition of sites for free schools, UTC’s and Studio Schools
  • Advising local authorities, schools and third party landowners on the property and commercial aspects of converting to an academy
  • Advising Sunderland City Council on the property arrangements in outsourcing its leisure services
  • Advising Warrington Borough Council on the property arrangements in outsourcing its care home provision to a new provider
  • Advising Diocesan bodies in relation to property matters.