Peter Ferrer Partner

Litigation
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Expertise and Professional Background

Peter is a partner in the BVI Litigation and Insolvency department. He has particular experience in large scale commercial litigation and insolvency disputes. 
 
Peter's recent experience includes acting on behalf of liquidators in the US$1.6 billion Pacific Andes restructuring dispute which involves substantial allegations of trade finance fraud. He also has particular experience in enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitration awards particularly involving tracing actions in multiple jurisdictions. Peter also acts on behalf of investors, both high net worth individuals and institutional investors, in relation to hedge fund disputes. 
 
Peter was noted as a "standout name" in relation to international trade and commodities by Who’s Who Legal, and Legal 500 recommends Peter as a "seasoned, convincing advocate whose persuasive eloquence is much in demand’. 
 
Before joining Harneys in 2016, Peter practiced at a leading commercial barristers chambers in London for 17 years. 

Directories

Peter was noted as a ‘standout name’ in relation to international trade and commodities by Who’s Who Legal and Legal 500 recommends Peter as a ‘seasoned, convincing advocate whose persuasive eloquence is much in demand’. 

Education & Admissions

Education
King's College London (LLM) 2008
City University (Dip Law) 1997
Cardiff University (BA) 1995
Bar Admissions
England and Wales 1998 
British Virgin Islands 2016

Expertise

BVI
Litigation
BVI Litigation & Insolvency

Publications

Peter Ferrer reviews forum shopping, Chapter 11 protection and just and equitable winding up, with an in-depth look at the Pacific Andes saga in this article originally published in the Winter 2017 edition of Commercial Dispute Resolution. read more