Called to Bar: 1997

Silk: 2009

Peter Brereton is an experienced commercial silk and has been recognised as one of the country's leading barristers in dispute resolution matters by Chambers & Partners.  

He appears in superior courts and tribunals around the country, conducting both trials and appeals. He appears for and advises many leading companies and government instrumentalities, including Optus, Vodafone, Facebook, Google, Apple, BHP, Grant Thornton, Westpac, CBA, Hancock Prospecting, Qantas, Transgrid, the National Competition Council, Toyota, Volkswagen, Consolidated Press Holdings and Tabcorp.

CV available on request.

Core Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial
  • Communications/Media
  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Corporations and Insolvency
  • Equity/Property
  • Injunctions/Urgent Relief
  • Insurance/Reinsurance
  • International
  • Professional Discipline


Inquiries to Banco’s clerk can be emailed to Alternatively, please call (02) 8239 0201.


Level 5, 65 Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000

Tel: 8239 0239


Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.