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Peter Macdonald is a lawyer, mediator and Co-Director of the Joint M.B.A./J.D. Program at the Schulich School of Business. Peter graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1985 and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1987. From 1987 to 1994, he practised corporate/commercial and securities law with two downtown Toronto law firms and a large multinational corporation in Montreal. Since 1995, Peter has acted as an independent commercial mediator and professional dispute resolution trainer in a broad range of litigious, regulatory and business-oriented contexts. He has taught business law to undergraduate and graduate students at the Schulich School of Business since 2001, and has received numerous teaching excellence awards while doing so.