Peter J. Sullivan


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Peter’s practice focuses on the structuring and negotiating of capital fund finance facilities, project finance and securitization structures, complex syndications and agency arrangements, debt structures, acquisition financings, asset based lending transactions and general working capital credit facilities.

Peter advises both lenders and borrowers in connection with both domestic and cross-border financing transactions. He also has significant experience acting for trustees, collateral agents and paying agents.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member, Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society
  • Member and chair, Marketing Board, American Bar Association, Business Law Section (2021-present)
  • Vice-chair, Diversity Committee, American Bar Association (2020-present)
  • Past vice-chair, LGBTQ+ Subcommittee of the Diversity & Inclusion Committee (2017-2020)

Community Involvement

  • Participant, Canadian Diabetes Association, Team Diabetes Canada, – Rome Marathon (2011), Rio de Janeiro Marathon Participant (2012)
  • Co-founder, Legal Who? Annual Masquerade and Silent Auction in support of Legal Aid
  • Participant, Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research – Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon (2015)
  • Member and board of directors, Pride and Remembrance Run (2015)
  • Board of directors, Pride at Work Canada

Awards & Recognition

  • Recognized in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Banking & Financial Institutions)
  • Recognized in 2024 and 2023 of The Best Lawyers in Canada® (Banking & Finance Law)

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2011
  • Nova Scotia, 2005
  • LL.B., Dalhousie University, 2004
  • B.A., St. Thomas University, 2001