Peter Slattery Managing Partner

Meet Peter

Peter Slattery is the managing partner and one of the founding partners of the firm.

Peter has a broad range of experience in the corporate advisory area having been the lead adviser in numerous mergers and acquisition transactions, capital raisings and major projects in a range of industries, including oil and gas, biotechnology, agriculture, insurance, wines and beverages. He has also held a number of board positions in the not-for-profit sector and he has been involved in professional services management for many years.

Recognition

Recognised as a leading lawyer in Corporate/Governance Practice, Natural Resources Law and Oil & Gas.
Best Lawyers Australia, 2019
Named the Sydney Lawyer of the Year (as judged by his peers) in the category of Oil & Gas Law.
Best Lawyers Australia, 2019
Named the Sydney Lawyer of the Year (as judged by his peers) in the category of Natural Resources Law.
Best Lawyers Australia, 2018
Named the Sydney Lawyer of the Year (as judged by his peers) in the category of Oil & Gas.
Best Lawyers Australia, 2013

Career & qualifications

Qualifications

  • Master of Laws (Companies & Securities), University of Adelaide
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Adelaide
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, University of South Australia
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment, Securities Institute of Australia

International experience

  • Attorney at Law of the Supreme Court of New York
  • Sullivan & Cromwell (New York) 1990 - 1991

News

External publications

  • ‘Project Finance – An Overview’ – Corporate and Business Law Journal 1993.
  • ‘The Enforceability of Typical JOA Default Provisions’ – 1996 Australian Petroleum Exploration Association Journal.
  • ‘Managing Confidentiality and Conflicts of Interest in a Competitive Energy Market’ – 1997 Australian Petroleum Exploration Association Journal.
  • ‘Prosperity or Erosion through Unitisation?’ – 1998 Australian Petroleum Exploration Association Journal.
  • ‘Gas Pipelines Access Regulations & New Pipeline Developments’ – 2001 AMPLA Year Book