Peter Lake is a partner at Slaughter and May’s Hong Kong office. He moved from the firm’s London office to Hong Kong in 2002 and is involved in a wide range of banking, finance, regulatory and corporate work, advising companies, financial institutions and fund management groups.

Peter is a member of the APLMA Hong Kong Documentation Committee; is listed in the 2019 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Banking under finance in Hong Kong; and is ranked for Banking & Finance: Hong Kong-based (International Firms) – China in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019 and Chambers Global 2019, and for Financial Services (Non-contentious Regulatory) (International Firms) – China in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019. He is listed as a ‘Highly Regarded Lawyer’ for banking in Hong Kong in IFLR1000 Asia-Pacific 2019.

Peter read law at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and is qualified to practise Hong Kong and English law.