Tony has a decade of experience in national and international law firms representing clients in large and complex commercial disputes.

Tony Peterson

Special Counsel

Tony has a decade of experience in national and international law firms representing clients in complex commercial disputes often involving multiple parties and litigation in the State and Federal Courts of Australia.


Tony is a Commercial Litigation Lawyer who has considerable big firm experience working both autonomously and as part of a large team on multi-million dollar, complex commercial disputes.

Tony has acted for Law Cover as part of their prestigious legal panel and has significant experience in professional negligence matters against lawyers, accountants and other professionals.

He also has experience representing liquidators including insolvency appointments arising from the building and construction industry.

Tony regularly advises clients in relation to contractual claims, trade practices, torts, negligence, debt recovery and insolvency appointments.

Who Tony works with

Tony works with national and international clients.

He advises clients in relation to disputes involving business transactions, financial services, banking, professional services, property, leases as well as disputes arising out of the sports industry in Australia.


Tony immerses himself in the detail of a matter in order to truly understand the real issue and design a strategy to achieve the best outcome for the client.

He uses his experience to quickly identify issues and implement creative solutions for complex commercial matters.


Tony holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Australian National University and a Bachelor of Laws/Diploma of Legal Practice from the University of Newcastle. Tony has also completed the ARITA Insolvency Education Program obtaining an Advanced Certificate in Insolvency.

Tony is admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and of the High Court of Australia.


In his spare time, Tony enjoys snow sports, mountain biking and running.

Tony Peterson

Tony Peterson

Special Counsel


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