Peter A Clarke
LLB(Monash), B Eco (Monash), Grad Dip. Internat.Law (ANU)
Areas of Practice:
- Administrative Law
- Commercial Law
- Common Law / Per Inj
- Coronial Inquests
- Corporations (Company) Law
- Entertainment Law/Media
- Family/Defacto Property Disputes
- Freedom of Information
- Information Technology
- Insurance Law
- International Commercial Law
- Maritime & Fishing
- Medical Negligence
- Professional Negligence
- Retail / Residential Tenancies
- Shipping and Transport Law
- Tribunals Disciplinary
Profile DetailsPeter had a broad employment experience prior to coming to the Bar including:
- a researcher and speech writer for a Federal Parliamentarian,
- a solicitor in both government practice and private practice.
In both government and private practice as a solicitor he specialized in health law, in particular medical negligence claims and issues.
At the Bar he has developed a broad commercial litigation practice in all jurisdictions, in particular corporations and insolvency law. He practices primarily in the County, Supreme and Federal Courts.
His practice also involves defamation and privacy lawHe is very interested in internet legal issues. He established and maintains a web site at :
He writes regularly, at his web site, on commercial and insolvency judgments and on privacy law issues.
From 01 Jul 2008, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.