Peter Collinson QC

Bar Roll: 1991 Silk: 2004
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Peter has a broad commercial practice, which in recent years has encompassed shareholder class actions for plaintiffs (GPT, Billabong) and defendants (Centro, Oz Minerals); substantial insolvency disputes (Banksia, Bill Express, Oswal, Saraceni); litigation and enquiries by regulators such as ASIC (BBSW, Murray Goulburn, Fonterra) and the ACCC; major tax and revenue disputes; competition matters; professional negligence claims; mining disputes and international disputes (Sunland).

Peter was admitted to practice in 1980, was appointed a partner at Mallesons Stephen Jaques (now King & Wood Mallesons) in 1987 and commenced practice as a barrister in 1991.  He was appointed Senior Counsel in 2004.

Banking & FinanceConstructionEnergy RegulationEquity & TrustsMediationMining and ResourcesTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

QUALIFICATIONS:

LLB (Hons), BA (Hons) and Oxford University (BCL)

Peter holds honours degrees from the University of Melbourne.
 

Peter Collinson QC

Bar Roll: 1991 Silk: 2004
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Profile

Peter has a broad commercial practice, which in recent years has encompassed shareholder class actions for plaintiffs (GPT, Billabong) and defendants (Centro, Oz Minerals); substantial insolvency disputes (Banksia, Bill Express, Oswal, Saraceni); litigation and enquiries by regulators such as ASIC (BBSW, Murray Goulburn, Fonterra) and the ACCC; major tax and revenue disputes; competition matters; professional negligence claims; mining disputes and international disputes (Sunland).

Peter was admitted to practice in 1980, was appointed a partner at Mallesons Stephen Jaques (now King & Wood Mallesons) in 1987 and commenced practice as a barrister in 1991.  He was appointed Senior Counsel in 2004.

Areas of Practice

Banking & FinanceConstructionEnergy RegulationEquity & TrustsMediationMining and ResourcesTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

Cases

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS::

LLB (Hons), BA (Hons) and Oxford University (BCL)

Peter holds honours degrees from the University of Melbourne.