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. He advises on acquisitions, investments and financings as well as providing regulatory advice to a number of funds and financial institutions. He is listed as a Global Leader in the 2021 edition of Who’s Who Legal Banking: Finance 2022 and Who’s Who Legal Banking: Regulatory 2022, and as a leading lawyer in the IFLR1000 Asia-Pacific 2022 for Banking in Hong Kong. He is recommended in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022 for Banking & Finance: Hong Kong-based (International Firms), China, and Financial Services: Non-contentious Regulatory (International Firms), China. He is a member of the APLMA Hong Kong Documentation Committee. Mr Lake read law at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and is qualified in England and Wales and in Hong Kong.