Peter is an accredited mediator approved to mediate and appraise disputes in both the Supreme and District Courts and is a member of the Editorial Panel for Lexis Nexis Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Bulletin. He has mediated a wide range of disputes including personal injuries matters and compensation disputes between Petroleum and Gas Companies and Landholders.
He has developed a special interest in Energy and Resources Law and has appeared in many of the leading cases on Applications for Tenements and Environmental Authorities and compensation issues. He has appeared in the Land Court for resource companies, landholders and the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection.
Peter has acted for parties in Commission of Inquiry into the Queensland Floods, the Health Payroll Inquiry, the Barrett Adolescent Centre Inquiry and the Royal Commission into the Home Insulation Program.
Appointed silk in 2000 Peter has enjoyed an extensive practice as a barrister based in Brisbane in personal injuries litigation and the prosecution and defence of regulatory offences including Workplace Health and Safety matters.