Peter obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Law from Liverpool Polytechnic. He qualified in 1983 working initially in the North West until he moved to Cumbria in 1987. He now lives in Brampton with his wife and two daughters, the eldest attending school in Penrith.
After initially practising in Cumbria, Peter began working in the North East in 1993 specialising in both residential and commercial conveyancing and wills and probate.
He has over 25 years experience in dealing with property related development law and practice for affordable housing providers and public sector clients as well as for individuals, businesses and private housebuilders. He is familiar with typical issues of land assembly, estate conveyancing, business leases and site acquisitions.