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Thought Leaders - Competition 2021
WWL Ranking: Thought Leader

Global Leader

Competition 2021

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

Peers and clients say:

"Peter is a really excellent competition practitioner"
"He is very respected, and a very good lawyer"
"Peter possesses great judgement and client handling skills"
"He is definitely a top practitioner in the space"


Peter Armitage has over 35 years' experience in competition and consumer protection law. He is recognised as an expert in complex merger clearances and defending clients in investigations and legal actions by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. 

Peter is a trusted advisor to major corporations in sectors including financial services, manufacturing, transport, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, IT, entertainment and media, consumer and retail, mining and resources and waste management.

Peter's clients include companies with some of the most complex and wide-ranging competition issues including Google, Aurizon and GFG Alliance/Liberty Steel.

Peter is recognised as a leading competition practitioner by Who's Who Legal, Best Lawyers Australia, IFLR1000, Chambers and Legal500 where he is one of only 20 ranked 'Leading individuals'.

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