Peter Foad is one of the Practice Managers in the Business Department.
Peter joined Outer Temple in 2009, having started his clerking career in 2002 after completing his degree in Law and Computing and his post-graduate qualification.
Peter assists Matt Sale with the development and promotion of both individuals and practice groups that fall within the Business Law areas of chambers’ expertise. These areas include: Pensions, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Fraud and White Collar crime and Private Client. He also manages the Disciplinary & Regulatory practice group.
His responsibilities include managing and developing client relationships, maintaining and improving service levels, strategic development and management of counsel and their respective practices as well as diary management and fee negotiation.
Peter has also completed Certificate in Business Studies and Professional Certificate in Management with the Open University.
"Peter Foad is a great clerk."
Professional negligence, Legal 500 2022
"Excellent’ first junior Peter Foad’s ‘depth of experience, friendly manner and effortless charm make him a very popular clerk to work with."
Legal 500 2020
"The clerking is very, very good and responsive. They’re very responsive, commercial and look after their clients well."