Peter Sheppard

Legal Professional Management | Executive Search | Destination Recruitment | Talent Acquisition | Management Consulting | Mental Health Advocate

A vision-driven manager with 25+ yrs experience in the Legal Industry incl. 10+ yrs of senior leadership experience, in general management positions with high-profile law firms. Known as the go-to person to solve problems and find solutions. Peter manages Legal Professionals looking for Private Practice and In-House roles across Australia, Asia and the Middle East.

With a track record of success across the legal sector his skill is in connecting the leading destinations in the market with exceptional legal industry professionals to ensure the ideal outcomes are achieved for all parties. Having been a decision maker himself, Peter knows what is takes to get the greatest results. Peter understands the complexities of organisational change and the need for continual improvement.   

Collaborating with key members of the organisation to achieve financial and operational objectives, Peter has facilitated vital business expansion and growth through the acquisition of the finest talent, Peter has helped transform employee performance and engagement, and created environments where people can be motivated. Peter has led local corporate social responsibility initiatives, realising the importance of a positive and meaningful contribution to the wider community. As a perceptive negotiator with strong commercial acumen, Peter is able to forge sustainable relationships with stakeholders, business networks, and multidisciplinary teams, and build consensus across multiple organisational levels.  

Peter’s networks are diverse and cover Top tier, Mid tier and Boutique practices in Australia and across the World.  

If you are looking for your next move or a confidential conversation about the market please contact Peter on 0400 349 913 or

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