Peter was admitted to practice in 1995 and has more than 25 years of experience in commercial litigation.  He has broad experience, including in the areas of property, corporations, competition, partnerships, officers’ liability, insolvency, estates and general contractual disputes.

Peter has been a partner of Hotchkin Hanly since 2008, although he also previously worked at Hotchkin Hanly from 1997 to 2000.  He has also worked at large firms and was a partner of a large firm before re-joining Hotchkin Hanly in 2008.

Recognised in the 2019, 2020 and 2021 Australian editions of Best Lawyers, under the category of “Litigation” and in Doyles Leading Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Lawyers – Western Australia, 2021.

Peter van der Zanden

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