Having previously worked at two mid-tier commercial law firms, Peter joined Mellor Olsson in 2015, specialising in tax and commercial law.
Peter holds bachelor degrees in commerce and law from the University of Adelaide as well as a Master of Taxation from the University of New South Wales.
He advises company and individual clients on a wide range of tax and commercial concerns. This includes advising on tax efficient structures and transactions, income tax and capital gains, GST, fringe benefits, superannuation law in relation to self-managed super funds, payroll tax, stamp duty, land tax and limited recourse borrowing arrangements for lenders and borrowers.
Peter has experience in preparing tax objections and has acted in taxation appeals to tribunals and courts. He also assists clients with their commercial law requirements, managing and facilitating a wide range of commercial transactions, ranging from contracts, real estate law, corporations law and personal property securities law.
He is a Fellow of the Tax Institute where he also sits on the membership committee of the SA branch, as well as a member of the Law Society of South Australia and a board member of Inclusive Directions Incorporated, a not-for-profit organisation that promotes inclusion support programs for disabled and disadvantaged children.