Hon Peter Salmon CNZM QC AAMINZ
Peter was admitted to the Bar in 1959. He was a partner in an Auckland law firm from 1961 to 1974 when he commenced practice as a Barrister. He was appointed Queens Counsel in 1983. While at the bar he took the LEADR course and qualified as a Mediator. In practice he acted as Counsel in major environmental and commercial cases as well as a mediator and arbitrator.
He was a Judge of the High Court from 1996 to 2004. During this time he served as a Commercial List judge and from time to time as a Divisional member of the Court of Appeal.