Peter Oliver, Barrister at Law, Monckton Chambers

Peter Oliver

Until 2014, Peter Oliver was a Legal Advisor in the European Commission, and was also briefly a référendaire to AG Gordon Slynn and a Visiting Fellow at Yale University. In his last few years in the Commission, he worked on chemicals legislation and the Aarhus Convention.

He is a Visiting Professor at the Université Libre de Bruxelles and the author of over 80 publications on EU law, including Free Movement of Goods in the European Union (5th ed., Hart Publishing, 2010).

His forthcoming book is entitled The Fundamental Rights of Companies – European and US Law Compared (Hart Publishing). He is also a barrister at Monckton Chambers and a member of the French-language Brussels Bar.