Peter Hagel is an associate in the corporate/commercial group at Hamilton Duncan. Peter practises in the areas of corporate and commercial, real estate, and wills and estates.
In his corporate practice, Peter advises clients on incorporations, the purchase and sale of businesses by way of assets and shares, and the preparation and negotiation of corporate and commercial agreements.
Prior to joining Hamilton Duncan, Peter practised with a law firm in the Fraser Valley where he acted on behalf of individuals and businesses with respect to the purchase, sale, financing, and leasing of residential and commercial properties. He also advised developers on all stages of the development process, from the initial acquisition of land, to the filing of disclosure statements and the conveyance of subdivision and strata lots to purchasers.
Peter has experience in all areas of estate planning and administration including the preparation of wills, powers of attorney and trusts. He also assists personal representatives with the administration of estates.
Peter obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology from Simon Fraser University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Alberta. While in law school, he volunteered with Student Legal Services of Edmonton and provided free legal information and representation in court on criminal and civil law matters.
- Acted on behalf of a developer with respect to the acquisition and redevelopment of a foreclosed property in the interior of British Columbia
- Acted on behalf of the purchaser of a travel agency franchise in the lower mainland
- Negotiated the successful settlement of an estate debt owing to a foreign government