Peter is a solicitor in the Construction & Engineering team. Peter joined BTO in 2017 after completing his traineeship with another commercial firm in the central belt of Scotland.
Peter works on both transactional and contentious construction matters. He can assist in the negotiation and preparation of commercial agreements and advises on documents such as standard form contracts, appointment agreements and collateral warranties. He also works with our Commercial Property, Corporate Finance and Banking and Projects team to provide construction due diligence to purchaser, tenant and funder clients.
Further, Peter also assists in contentious matters having spent a year of his traineeship in dispute resolution. He can provide commercially focused advice on contractual terms and assist in disputes relating to defective works, design defects or payments.
Prior to joining BTO, Peter obtained a joint honours degree in Law and French and studied Law in both Scotland and France.