Peter Blake - Partner
Peter qualified as a solicitor and joined Prettys in 1987. He qualified as a mediator in 2005. Peter is a dispute resolution partner and is responsible for the construction team.
Peter has practised in the field of commercial dispute resolution since 1987. He has acted for clients involved in a variety of industries both nationally and internationally. Peter's most recent experience is in construction law, alternative dispute resolution and cases with an international element.
Peter is a member of the Forum for the Built Environment, Treasurer and Vice Chair of the East Anglia branch. He also acts as contact partner for the National Federation of Builders and is active within Working Well Together (East Anglia branch) and other construction industry initiatives. He speaks regularly to construction industry groupings.
Peter’s recent instructions include:
Quoted from Legal 500 2010
[Roland Sharp] and Peter Blake carry Prettys' reputation for heavyweight disputes, notably in bloodstock, transport and construction. Blake is also respected as a mediator.
Prettys' team includes Peter Blake, who provides "considered and appropriate advice".
Quoted from Chambers and Partners UK 2011
Mediator Peter Blake, [Roland Sharp, Paul Dickie and barrister Dominic Mills] make up a formidable team at Prettys which handles claims against solicitors over conveyancing and mis-handling litigation, and advises construction professionals and engineering consultants.