Peter Papadopoulos is currently a Director of Nomos Pty Ltd, a business specialising in the provision of legal advice and representation, advisory services and educational programmes. He is recognised by the Law Society of New South Wales as an Accredited Specialist in Immigration Law. Peter was admitted to practise law in 1996 after graduating with Honours in Law and Commerce at The University of Melbourne and completing his articles of clerkship at Arnold Bloch Leibler. He has been a registered migration agent since 1997. Between 1997 and 2000, he worked as a solicitor at King Wood Mallesons and a Senior Associate at Gadens Lawyers. Between 2000 and May 2014, Peter ran his own specialist migration law practice in both Melbourne and Sydney. From May 2014 until December 2015, Peter was a Director of Global Immigration at Ernst & Young.
Peter is an expert in immigration law matters with extensive professional experience in advising clients both in Australia and abroad. He is a member of the Law Council of Australia's Migration Law Committee, the Law Institute of Victoria's Migration Law Committee and the Migration Institute of Australia. He has also served as the Secretary to the International Law Committee of the Law Council of Australia. Peter is committed to pro bono work and has been an active volunteer solicitor at the Victorian AIDS Council HIV/AIDS Legal Centre, a chair at the Australian Society of HIV Medicine 2006 National Conference and a director of Metta Youth Limited, a non-profit youth organisation.
Peter regularly presents seminars and workshops to Australian migration lawyers on various aspects of immigration and citizenship law and policy, having done so through his own businesses Nomos Education and Migration Practice Essentials (MPE). Peter has also shared his knowledge by presenting migration law seminars on behalf of the Law Council of Australia, Law Institute of Victoria, Australian Institute of Administrative Law (Victorian Chapter), RMIT University, the Migration Institute of Australia and Ernst & Young.