Peter's research interests lie in the field of Media Law. He has written for a number of internationally leading academic journals, general media, blogs and industry specific outlets on issues such as corporate reputation, the Defamation Act 2013, data protection and how social media interacts with media freedom, freedom of expression and privacy. He regularly gives papers at conferences on these subjects.
Peter is a barrister, and tenant, at East Anglian Chambers and Cornwall Street Chambers, and a Consultant Lawyer for Addleshaw Goddard (AG Integrate)
At Aston University, Peter served as the Course Director for the LLB programmes from September 2014 to July 2017. He is the convenor for Criminal Law and Media Law.