Peter Ascherl practises corporate, commercial and securities law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions. He has represented international investors in connection with numerous acquisitions and joint ventures in Canada. As general counsel to a broad range of companies, Peter is familiar with day to day legal requirements of businesses, including: employment, sales representative, distribution, licence and other agreements; terms and conditions of purchase and sale; federal and provincial compliance requirements; and regulatory matters pertinent to foreign investors. More recently, his practice has focused on energy law where he has participated in the financing, development and acquisition of wind farm projects across Canada. Peter also acts for a number of German clients with respect to a broad range of business law matters and is a member of the Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1986.