Peter Fary practises in commercial and insolvency litigation and alternative dispute resolution. He appears regularly in interlocutory hearings, trials and appeals in the Federal, Supreme, Family, County and Federal Circuit Courts. Peter is also a nationally accredited and advanced mediator, having conducted over 500 mediations.
Prior to signing the Bar Roll, Peter was a Deputy District Registrar of the Federal Court of Australia and a Registrar of the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia (now Federal Circuit Court). Peter is a co-author of Bankruptcy Law and Practice (LexisNexis) and a former co-author of the Practice And Procedure High Court And Federal Court Of Australia (LexisNexis) chapter on Bankruptcy.
Peter is also on the Consumer Action Law Centre pro bono advice panel.
Peter is a member of Lonsdale Chambers.
The intersection between the PPSA and the Corporations Act - Leo Cussen 22 May 2019
Insolvency Risks and the New Ipso Facto Regime - Legalwise 15 March 2019
Recent Developments in Bankruptcy and Family Law - Foleys List 31 October 2018
Spousal Bankruptcy - Cents and Sensibility in Family Law - TEN 9 March 2017
Section 121: The Sleeping Giant - ARITA 6 March 2018
Family Law and Bankruptcy – the Perfect Storm - CPD in session
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