Counsel Announcement

Dickinson Wright LLP Welcomes Peter Westcott as Of Counsel

May 8, 2024

Dickinson Wright is pleased to announce that Peter Westcott has joined the firm’s Toronto office as Of Counsel.

As a member of Dickinson Wright’s corporate and banking practice groups, Peter has broad experience advising clients on various types of matters, such as structured finance transactions, including securitizations, corporate and commercial finance matters, cannabis, and public-private partnerships. Recently, he has had extensive experience in the cannabis sector, including in his role as Senior Vice President at Aurora Cannabis Inc. Prior to working in-house, Peter held prominent positions at Bay Street law firms, with a focus on corporate and structured finance. He is known for delivering top-notch legal counsel tailored to his client’s needs.

Peter received his LL.B. from the University of British Columbia.

To view his Dickinson Wright bio, please click here.

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Dickinson Wright LLP is Canada’s leading full-service business law firm specializing in cross-border counsel. With approximately 50 lawyers in Ontario, the firm has broad legal expertise including 15 industry sectors and across 36 practice areas. It is an affiliate of Dickinson Wright PLLC, a general practice business law firm based in the US. The firm’s lawyers have been, and continue to be, recognized by leading guides to lawyers across almost every category of law, including The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Best Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global Guide, and Who’s Who Legal. To learn more about Dickinson Wright, please visit the firm’s website at

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Peter Westcott

Dickinson Wright LLP

Law School

University of British Columbia

Area Of Practice