Year of Call: 1984

Inn: Middle Temple

Solicitor: 1979

Peter has an aura about him, and is highly respected for his encyclopaedic knowledge. ‘Pragmatic, experienced and approachable.’ ‘A good advocate.’ ”

Chambers UK,  2018

Peter has also acted (with John Sharples) in a challenge to an Inspector’s decision on an important Town & Village Green inquiry in South Wales. He has also acted (with Leslie Blohm QC) for Bristol City Council in a challenge to its decision on a TVG on the site of a proposed stadium for Bristol City FC.

Professional memberships:

  • Planning and Environmental Bar Association
  • Western Circuit
  • Formerly a practising solicitor and a partner in a commercial and licensing practice in Bristol

Qualifications & awards:

  • MA, LLM (Cantab)
  • Post-graduate Certificate in Environmental Law (Bristol University)