Adolfo Peters
LL.B, LLM | Called to the Alberta Bar in 2010

Adolfo Peters joined Sugimoto & Company in 2022. Having lived and studied abroad in South America, South Africa, the United Kingdom and Japan, Adolfo brings a variety of knowledge and experience to the firm.

Adolfo was born in Wales but raised in Canada and Bolivia. He studied at the Bolivian Catholic University and received a Licentiate in Law degree in 2002. After moving to South Africa, he attended the University of Pretoria where he received his LLM in International Law.

In 2006, Adolfo settled in Canada where he began his studies in law at the University of Calgary. While there, he received the Provincial Court Judges Award of Merit for exceptional contributions made to Student Legal Assistance (SLA). Upon graduating, Adolfo received the Dean Michael Wylie Social Responsibility Award for significant contributions to the understanding or resolution of social or human rights issues.

After being called to the bar in 2010 in Alberta, Adolfo went on to practice in Family, Estate and Civil litigation. In all litigation matters, he takes a hands-on approach, managing all aspects of the lawsuits. Adolfo is also a trained mediator. Whether in his litigation role or mediator role, Adolfo is committed to obtaining the best results for his clients in the most efficient and collaborative way possible.

Outside of work, Adolfo enjoys spending time with family, watching movies, reading and volunteering within the community.

Areas of Law: Family | Litigation | Mediation