Peter E. Loucks


Peter E. Loucks

Peter practices in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Agricultural Real Estate, Mortgages including enforcement by Power of Sale and Foreclosure Proceedings, Wills and Trust, Estate Administration, Succession Planning, Commercial and Estate Litigation as well as Litigation involving possessory title and right-of-way claims. He also appears before the Ontario Municipal Board on zoning matters.

Peter obtained his B.A. degree from Queen’s University in 1975 and in 1978 a LL.B. degree from Dalhousie University where he received the Angus L MacDonald Award and the Central Eastern Trust Company Award.

Peter was called to the bar in 1980. Peter was employed by the firm of Loucks & Garcia from 1980 to 1985. In 1987, the firm became Loucks & Loucks.

Peter has a history of community involvement. He has served as a Chairman on the former Chesley and District Hospital, as well as its successor the South Bruce Grey Health Services. While a member of the South Bruce Grey Health Services, Peter was also a cross board representative to the Hanover and District Hospital Board as well as the Owen Sound Hospital Board. Peter is currently very involved Bluewater Education Foundation and their Outdoor Education Centre. Peter is a current Council member of the Ontario Bar Association, member of the Grey and Bruce Bar Associations, the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and the American Trial Lawyers Association as well as Canadian Agricultural Farm Advisor Group. He is a former president of the Chesley Kinsmen Club. 

Peter and his wife, Ruth, live in Chesley and have five children. In his spare time, Peter is a model-train enthusiast, collect coins, stamps and military medals. In addition, Peter enjoys visiting his children, two of whom reside abroad, one in the United Kingdom and another in the Torres Straits Islands of the northern coast of Australia.