Peter Travis

Barrister and Mediator

Commercial litigation specialist

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Peter has been representing the world's largest corporations, startups and small businesses in complex commercial litigation for nearly 25 years.


Peter is a pragmatic, active and well-prepared commercial mediator who takes a hands-on approach to helping parties find a resolution to their disputes.

California Attorney

Peter is a California attorney and has been appointed by the Supreme Court as an examiner under the Hague Evidence Convention.


Peter Travis is a commercial barrister, national mediator and California attorney who has been an advocate for nearly 25 years.

In Australia, Peter  has appeared in the trial and appellate courts on disputes involving banking and finance, construction, trade practices and competition law, insurance, shareholder oppression, regulatory enforcement, restraint of trade and intellectual property.

Before joining the Queensland Bar in 2008, Peter was admitted to practice as an attorney at the California Bar after passing the Bar Exam in 2002.

In the US, Peter represented major film and television studios in First Amendment, intellectual property and antitrust disputes, among other commercial disputes.

Building on his experience as an advocate in complex commercial mediations, Peter is also retained as a mediator to help parties negotiate a resolution to disputes involving a broad range of civil practice areas.

Peter Travis barrister and mediator


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Specialist Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Appellate Practice

Banking & Finance

Bankruptcy & Liquidation

Building & Construction

Director Duties

Civil & Commercial

Debtor & Creditor

Contracts & Restraints of Trade

Entertainment & Sports

Equity, Trusts & Fiduciary Duties

Intellectual Property

Get In Touch

Gibbs Chambers

Level 15, 95 North Quay,
Brisbane QLD 4000


+61 7 3210 0550