Peter is Head of Farrer & Co’s IP & Commercial Team. His practice areas include art and cultural heritage, media and publishing, research, and higher education.
He is a Trustee of The Henry Moore Foundation; a Member of the Advisory Board of Transforming Tate Britain; co-founder and former chair of the Museums Copyright Group; and a Member of the Museums Intellectual Property Network.
Previously he served for 10 years as an Expert Member, and latterly Deputy Chair of the Advisory Panel on Public Sector Information (APPSI).
He is the author of the chapter on Newspapers in Copinger, one of the leading text books on copyright law.
Peter was made a Member of the Royal Victorian Order in the Queen’s birthday Honours List in June 2015.