Peter Guzhar - Partner
Peter graduated in 2002 with a LLB honours degree in Law from Queen’s University, Belfast. Peter then obtained his qualification from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies in 2006, having been an apprentice with Carson McDowell during the previous two years.
Since qualification Peter worked closely with head of department, Declan Magee, in the commercial litigation and dispute resolution team and was made partner in May 2017. He has particular experience in contentious commercial, corporate and partnership matters and intellectual property disputes. Peter has extensive experience advising on and / or litigating in complex contractual breach disputes relating to supply and manufacturing defect issues and disputes regarding non-performance of contractual obligations in the services and manufacturing sectors.
Peter recently successfully prosecuted an action on behalf of an international textiles company in relation to a substantial trade debt in a complex contract dispute matter against a foreign company. He has also prosecuted claims relating to civil fraud, deceit, inducement, and interference with economic interests on behalf of aviation and insurance sector clients.