Peter Hamilton

Peter E. Hamilton Partner

Peter Hamilton


  • University of Oxford (B.C.L., first class honours, 1982)
  • McGill University (B.C.L./LL.B., gold medallist, 1980)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1984
Representative Work
  • The dealers on the public issue by Royal Bank of Canada of C$1.5B Non-Viability Contingent Capital Series 20 Medium Term Notes (Subordinated Indebtedness) due July 25, 2029.
  • The German Insolvency Administrator in connection with the insolvency and liquidation of Maple Bank GmbH, Canada branch, the first Canadian bank insolvency in over 25 years.
  • The underwriters, in connection with the initial public offering of Pacific Western Bank, the first bank IPO in over 30 years.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Banking & Finance, and Banking & Finance: Financial Services Regulation.
  • Chambers Global 2020 as a leading lawyer in Banking & Finance and Banking & Finance: Financial Services.
  • International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms 2020 as Highly Regarded in Banking, Financial Services Regulatory and Project Finance.
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