Peter Finlay | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Peter Finlay
Peter Finlay

Peter Finlay

Partner, London

T +44 20 7532 2100

T +44 20 7532 1000

E [email protected]

Peter Finlay is described as “one of the best negotiators and facilitators I’ve ever worked with…He knows how to lead a team and mitigate any risks, but it is balanced with commercial awareness.”

Chambers 2014


Peter is a senior partner in London. His practice concentrates on acquisitions, joint ventures, and project financings, with a particular focus on the energy and infrastructure sectors.

He offers clients the reassurance of his extensive international experience, having worked for the Firm in New York, Paris, and Istanbul, before assuming his current position in the London office.

Drawing on his global contacts, and often working in conjunction with White & Case lawyers around the world, Peter leads teams to successfully execute complex, cross-border deals. Clients benefit from his innovative approach to transactional matters as well as his extensive knowledge of a range of business sectors.

Bars and Courts

  • Solicitor, Republic of Ireland
  • Solicitor of England and Wales
  • New York State Bar
  • French Avocat


  • Incorporated Law Society of Ireland
  • BA (Hons), University College Dublin


  • English


Awards & Recognition

Leading Lawyer, Chambers UK 2015, Chambers Global 2014

Projects – UK-wide

Leading Lawyer, Chambers UK, 2015

Energy and Natural Resources: Mining: International – UK-wide

Leading Lawyer, Chambers UK, 2015

Energy and Natural Resources: Oil and Gas – UK-wide

Recommended Lawyer, The Legal 500 UK, 2014

Projects, Energy and Infrastructure: Oil and Gas