Peter was born and raised in Kerry Pike just outside of Cork City. He was educated at Christian Brothers College [CBC] in Cork City. CBC is a renowned Rugby school that also excels academically.
On completion of his leaving certificate , he studied Law & European Studies at University of Limerick [UL]. After Graduation he applied to qualify as a solicitor at Blackhall Place with the Law Society of Ireland.
Peter served his time as a law “apprentice” under the guidance of Kieran Mccarthy [Principal] of Kieran McCarthy & Co Solicitors a well-known firm based in Cork City. Peter qualified as a solicitor in 1999.
Peter lives locally on the North Strand in Dublin City. His hobbies include sea swimming and Golf. Most weekends he can be found supporting his sons Harry & Matthew on the rugby field at Clontarf RFC and St Michael's College. Peter is also an avid sports fan: Aston Villa in Soccer , Munster Rugby, and Padraig Harrington in Golf.