Peters & Peters

Sam Whiteley


Sam is an Associate in the Business Crime & Investigations team, who trained at Peters & Peters. Before joining the firm, he worked for two years in the litigation team of an international energy company, where he worked on a range of arbitration and litigation, including a large multijurisdictional fraud case with criminal and civil limbs.

Sam has a first-class BA in English from the University of Oxford and a law degree from the University of London. He completed his English Bar exams in 2017. Sam also worked at At Macfarlanes LLP, where he assisted on multiple matters with a Russia or CIS element, and went on secondment to alternative investment firm Oak Hill Advisors L.P. to assist them with financial regulatory work.

Sam speaks conversational Spanish and has been published by the CIS Arbitration Forum.

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)7980 940 838
  • Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
  • Young Fraud Lawyers Association
  • Russian and CIS Arbitration Network
  • International Forum of Senior Executive Advisers
  • Special Funding to attend Geoffrey Nice Foundation Master Class on the Law and Politics of Terrorism, Honourable Society of Inner Temple (2017)
  • Exhibition Scholarship, Honourable Society of the Inner Temple (2016)
  • Coghill/Starkey Poetry Prize, Exeter College, Oxford (2014)
  • Fitzgerald Prize, Exeter College, Oxford (2012 and 2014)
  • Waugh Scholarship, Exeter College, Oxford (2012)