Peter Schmidt

Norton Rose Fulbright Australia

Peter Schmidt

Peter Schmidt


Related services and key industries


Peter Schmidt is an insolvency and restructuring lawyer based in Brisbane.

Peter has over 20 years’ experience in commercial disputes, business recovery and insolvency. He started the firm’s Queensland business recovery practice in 1997 and was recognised as one of Australia’s leading insolvency lawyers in The Australian Financial Review ‘Best Lawyers’ supplement (2008 and 2009).

Peter sits on the ASIC Queensland Regional Insolvency Liaison Committee, the Queensland branch of the Law Council of Australia’s Insolvency and Reconstruction Committee and is regularly invited to present papers and seminars.

Professional experience

Expand all Collapse all


Hayne’s final report and lending to agricultural enterprises

Publication | February 07, 2019

Banking Code of Practice

Publication | August 2018

Mossgreen appeal dismissed by Federal Court

Publication | April 24, 2018