Arlington Legal is a law firm based in Sydney.
Peter ChiamBE(Hons) DipLaw GDipLegPrac GCertTerTeach GCertAppLaw
Peter is the Principal Solicitor at Arlington Legal. He is a solicitor and barrister of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and is on the register of practitioners of the High Court of Australia. His legal qualifications include a Diploma in Law awarded by the Legal Profession Admission Board of New South Wales, where he graduated as the most distinguished law student, and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Australian National University.
As a sessional lecturer at the University of Sydney since 2015, Peter teaches substantive law subjects in the Bachelor of Laws and Juris Doctor programs at the University of Sydney Law School. He holds an honorary title of Adjunct Associate Lecturer, awarded by the University of Sydney Law School in 2021.
Peter is a member of the Law Society of New South Wales and the Migration Institute of Australia. He was a member of the Australian Computer Society and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Besides his legal qualifications, Peter holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree, specialising in Electrical Engineering. His honours thesis was on computer vision and detection. Interestingly, Peter co-authored a technical paper for the Internet Society's 1996 conference which was presented in Montréal, Canada.