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Peter Borland



Peter has broad experience in numerous aspects of corporate law and especially within share and asset sale transactions. He has developed a strong commercial awareness and is able to provide solid corporate support to lawyers and partners on corporate transactions.

In addition, Peter speaks fluent French, fluent Portuguese and advanced Spanish.


  • Expertise: Peter has worked at numerous silver and magic circle law firms in London and at smaller regional firms. He has worked in-house under a COO and general counsel. Whilst in the private practice roles, he was in the corporate and commercial teams assisting lawyers and partners on share and asset sale transactions for UK clients and undertook general corporate work at a large private company with over 200 companies in the Group Structure.

As a linguist, Peter has regularly used his language skills in his roles, including working on a Portuguese speaking trader communication review team on a Foreign Exchange market manipulation financial services investigation at a magic circle firm and assisting with live interpretation of interviews of directors of a Moroccan entity target board (French/English), for the purposes of a corporate acquisition anti-corruption due diligence matter at a US firm.

  • Background: Prior to joining Adams & Remers Peter was at Rio Tinto and prior to that FTI Consulting.
  • Recent Transactions: Assisting on a £20 million share sale of an energy efficiency company, working for the in-house counsel on general corporate matters relating to the 200 companies within the Group structure, assisting a large team of lawyers at a magic circle firm on the Foreign Exchange market manipulation investigation.”


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