Farris LLP: Vancouver's Law Firm

Peter M. Roth


Telephone: 604 661 9382

Facsimile: 604 661 9349

Email: proth@farris.com

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Peter acts as a corporate counsel to a number of public and private companies in diverse industries, providing day to day advice on a broad range of corporate matters and ongoing securities law obligations.

Peter also has an extensive transactional practice, having advised on numerous acquisitions and divestitures, debt and equity financings, initial public offerings, proxy battles, supported and unsupported takeover bids, reverse takeovers, plans of arrangement, restructurings and share exchanges.

Peter also acts for a number of Senior Housing companies and REITs as corporate counsel, with transactional experience in mergers and acquisitions, financings (both for borrower and lender) and reorganizations.

Peter is recognized in the Best Lawyers in Canada directory as a leading corporate lawyer.

Peter is a past Chair of the Canadian Bar Association Securities Law Section (BC) and served on the Board of Directors of the Association for Corporate Growth, British Columbia. Peter is also Chair of Farris’ Securities and Public Markets Group meetings.

Peter also serves on an advisory committee of the Canadian Cancer Society, and has been a counsellor at Camp Goodtimes since 1999.


  • University of Ottawa (LL.B., BCL, 2000)
  • University of British Columbia (B.A., 1996)

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada (2017)
  • Called to the British Columbia Bar (2006)
  • Called to the Quebec Bar (2002)