5 Essex Court

Peter Laverack

Call 2015

Peter joined 5 Essex Court as a third-six pupil in November 2017 after a varied career in law. Peter qualified as a solicitor in 2010, after which he worked as a litigator at Hogan Lovells and then in the NGO sector.  Peter transferred to the Bar in 2015. He practises across 5 Essex Court’s core areas, representing police forces, and public and local authorities. 

Peter has recently returned from an in-house secondment to a police constabulary.  In addition to his domestic work, Peter has a growing practice in international law and Commonwealth human rights litigation.