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Peter Coney

Peter Coney


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Peter Coney
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Peter Coney is the Head of Dispute Resolution and Investigations in the Tokyo office and has Japan-related expertise in international arbitration (including advocacy), litigation, compliance investigations and employment matters for Japanese and global corporates and financial institutions. 

Peter has contentious experience in the sectors of international trade, construction and energy, finance and banking, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, food and beverages and government.

Peter is a member of our global Corporate Culture team.


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Career and qualifications

  • University of Melbourne ( LLB, BA) 1997
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Victoria and in New South Wales, Australia 1999
  • Linklaters, Tokyo 2000
  • Herbert Smith Freehills, Tokyo 2002
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2009
  • Jamieson Legal, Sydney 2013
  • Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu, Tokyo 2015
  • Registered as Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi (England & Wales and Australia) 2015
  • University of Melbourne (LLM) 2016
  • Joined Clifford Chance, Tokyo 2018


  • 1997年 メルボルン大学(LL.B, BA)卒業
  • 1999年 豪州ビクトリア州、ニューサウスウェールズ州弁護士資格取得
  • 2000年 Linklaters-東京
  • 2002年 Herbert Smith Freehills -東京
  • 2009年 英国イングランド&ウェールズ弁護士資格取得
  • 2013年 Jamieson Legal-シドニー
  • 2015年 長島・大野・常松法律事務所
  • 2015年 外国法事務弁護士 (英国法及びオーストラリア法)
  • 2016年 メルボルン大学(LL.M)修了
  • 2018年 Clifford Chance-東京

Professional bodies

  • Foreign member of the Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association


  • 第一東京弁護士会