Mr. Neill joined Lewis & Associates in August 2017 bringing with him a wealth of knowledge in Immigration and Refugee work. Born in Scotland, he did his MA in History at Glasgow University and graduated in 2006. He carried on doing his LLB at Glasgow University graduating with Distinction in 2011.
Peter has a keen interest in sports and played American Football for Glasgow University and has played Rugby on three continents.
Prior to joining Lewis Peter had his own law practice where he specialised in Immigration and Refugee work. He also has expertise in Spousal and Family Sponsorships and articled at a busy litigation office.
Peter is a gifted advocate who passionately represents Refugees at the Immigration and Refugee Board an average of four times week. He also is experienced in Appeal work at the Refugee Appeal Division of the IRB and at the Federal Court. Peter’s expertise extends to Pre-Removal Risk Assessments and Applications for Permanent Residence on Humanitarian and Compassionate Grounds.
Peter has worked with Refugee clients from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South and Central America.