Peter has over 35 years of experience helping clients pursue complex commercial disputes. During the past 20 years he has developed a specialist practice resolving disputes within partnerships, LLPs and private limited companies. Peter also advises on the drafting of partnership, LLP and shareholder agreements and other partnership, LLP and company issues and transactions.
Please note: The experience list above may include examples of work completed prior to joining Keystone Law.
Peter Garry of Keystone Law has considerable experience in partnership disputes across a wide range of sectors, including legal, private equity and retail matters. Clients praise his "comprehensive knowledge of partnership law" and also add: "His responses were always swift and thorough, and he has an approachable manner."
Chambers UK 2019
Recognised by the Legal 500 2018 for Partnerships
Legal 500 2018
Legal 500 2018
Recognised by Best Lawyers (UK) 2019 in the practice area of Partnerships
Peter Garry of Keystone Law has practised in the contentious partnership space for over 20 years, and is characterised by one interviewee as "the complete litigator - a hugely experienced, true partnership practitioner who's ready to roll up his sleeves and get tough if necessary, but also has a sensible, measured approach."
Chambers UK 2018
Peter Garry of Keystone Law is recognised for his expert handling of a broad range of partnership and LLP disputes. Garry also has experience of boardroom and shareholder disputes.
Chambers UK 2018 and 2017
Recognised by Best Lawyers (UK) in the practice area of Partnerships 2017
Peter Garry of Keystone Law is well established in the partnership and professional practices field. Sources commend him for being “solid, practical and not afraid to be tough - he tends to get it right.”
Chambers UK 2016
Peter Garry of Keystone Law commands respect for his long-running partnership practice. A client states: “His advice was solid and practical, and he was very supportive. He was excellent at identifying which elements of the dispute were important.”
Chambers UK 2015
Peter Garry of Keystone Law acts for a mix of professional and non-professional clients. He is described as “a leading light in the partnership area” and predominantly advises on partner disputes, including partner exits and claims by former partners.
Chambers UK 2014
Peter has a “considerable reputation for his work in the field” and in particular “as a skilled negotiator”
Chambers UK 2013
Peter is a “strong negotiator “; absolutely excellent lawyer”; “hands down better than the legal team on the other side of the dispute…did so well for me”
Chambers UK 2012
Peter is “extremely thorough and capable”
Chambers UK 2011
Peter is “highly esteemed as a firm negotiator and litigator”
Chambers UK 2010
|2012||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2001-2012||Cripps Harries Hall | Partner|
|1995-2001||Ralph Hume Garry | Partner|
|1992-1995||Boodle Hatfield | Partner|
|1990-1992||Payne Hicks Beach | Partner|
|1986-1990||Sacker & Partners | Partner|
|1983-1986||Payne Hicks Beach | Assistant Solicitor|
|1981||Qualified as a Solicitor|
|1979-1981||Blyth & Robinson | Trainee Solicitor|