Peter McHugh

Chair of DanceXchange

Peter McHugh is a solicitor and partner in the international law firm, Pinsent Masons, where he is head of the firm’s Commercial Group.  He has over thirty years experience advising clients in the public and private sectors on company and commercial law matters.  He has also held a number of senior management positions.

Born and brought up in London, Peter studied law at the University of Birmingham before joining the law firm that is now known as Eversheds. He has spent his entire professional career based in Birmingham although he remains an Arsenal supporter.

Peter is a Fellow of the RSA and a past chair of the Midlands Branch.  He is also a certified mediator and a ‘knowingly incompetent’ day skipper.  He is married with three children.

Peter is currently Chair of DanceXchange.