Peter Lake is a partner in Slaughter and May’s Hong Kong office. He is involved in a wide range of corporate, regulatory, banking and finance work, advising companies, financial institutions and fund management groups from Hong Kong, the United Kingdom and elsewhere. He has advised on acquisitions, investments and financings as well as providing regulatory advice to a number of funds and financial institutions. He is listed as a leading lawyer in Who’s Who Legal Banking 2018 for finance in Hong Kong, and ranked for banking and finance and financial services: non-contentious regulatory (Hong Kong-based international firms, China) in Chambers Asia 2018 and Chambers Global 2018. He is also listed as a leading lawyer for banking and finance in IFLR1000 for Asia Pacific 2018 and for banking and finance (Hong Kong) and investment funds (Hong Kong) in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018. He is a member of the APLMA Documentation Committee. Mr Lake read law at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and is qualified in England and Wales and in Hong Kong.