Peter Sheppard

Peter Sheppard


Level 9, 70 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Areas of expertise

  • Business transformation
  • Restructuring and turnaround

Qualifications and Membership

  • Bachelor of Economics (Honours) – University of Adelaide
  • Bachelor of Laws – University of Adelaide
  • Bachelor of Commerce – University of Adelaide
  • Graduate Certificate in Legal Practice – University of South Australia
  • A Practitioner of the Supreme Court of South Australia and entered in the Roll of the High Court of Australia
  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)
  • Fellow-member, Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association (ARITA)
  • Law Societies of New South Wales and South Australia

Peter is a well-regarded advisor on complex insolvency and commercial issues, with nearly 25 years’ experience. Peter is an participant in professional bodies, active both in education and thought leadership. Outside the office, Peter is a keen, non-competitive runner, cyclist and bridge-player, who also enjoys classical music.

Having a sure command of your commercial position is the best foundation for successfully navigating your way through contact with insolvency and those who practice in it.

Career Highlights

  • Management of large and complex insolvency litigation
  • The investigation and pursuit of recoveries in numerous compulsory and voluntary insolvency proceedings.
  • Asset tracing and freezing orders
  • Settled lists of contributories and called up share capital
  • Extensive experience in litigious and forensic insolvency analysis
  • Recovery of the assets of a substantial Self Managed Superannuation Fund