Peter Rowntree

Associate – Business Law | M&A
T 604 628 6717 E
Year of Call: B.C. 2015

Peter is a business lawyer focusing on a wide range of areas including M&A transactions, debt financings, shareholder agreements, joint ventures and corporate reorganizations both within Canada and cross-border.

 He has advised a diverse range of clients in ‎transactions across a number of sectors, including in emerging technology, real estate, private equity, ‎forestry, mining, pension funds, health care, agriculture, and communications.

education & accreditation

Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia (M.B.A., 2021)
University of Toronto (J.D., 2014)
New York University (B.A., 2010)


areas of expertise

Business Law
Mergers & Acquisitions


  • Purchase of shares of a local manufacturer selling forestry equipment to international and local customers
  • Purchase of shares of a cloud-native software development business by an international software company
  • Sale of shares of an internationally recognized, British Columbia-based apparel brand
  • Asset purchase of a local microbrewery
  • Acquisition of the shares of a number of industrial foam manufacturing businesses as part of a consolidation
  • Sale of shares of a window and door manufacturing business servicing Western Canada and the USA
  • Purchase of shares of an HVAC business by a US-based private equity firm
  • Purchase of shares of a personal storage business by a US-based fund
  • Purchase of the assets of a local media company, including certain prominent local magazines