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Peter Brady is a partner in our Litigation and Mining Groups and co-head of the firm’s National Environmental, Regulatory & Aboriginal Group. He brings vast experience in Environmental law, extractive industry projects, occupational health and safety law, and anti-corruption compliance to McCarthy Tétrault.

Peter has rejoined the partnership in 2014 after seven years overseeing a global legal mandate for a multi-national mining company.

Peter advises and represents clients in all legal aspects of regulatory litigation, with particular emphasis in the areas of environmental law, occupational health & safety law and mining law. He also has extensive experience in anti-corruption compliance, investigations, and due diligence for transactions involving (Canada, Indonesia, China, USA and Africa).

Peter is listed in the current edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, as leading lawyer in the area of aboriginal law.

Peter was called to the British Columbia bar in 1997, and to the Ontario bar in 1999. After completing his legal studies in Ontario, he served as a law clerk for Chief Justice Allan McEachern of the British Columbia Court of Appeal (1996-1997)

Peter received his BA (Hons.) in 1990 from the University of Guelph and his MA in 1991 from the University of Windsor. His master’s thesis involved a detailed analysis of sentencing in environmental cases in Ontario. Following completion of his master’s, he obtained his LLB from Queen's University in 1996.


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