Peter Christensen

Peter Christensen

Peter Christensen is currently a Lecturer in the Legal Workshop, ANU College of Law.

Peter first became involved in residential tenancies law when he joined the Welfare Rights and Legal Centre in Canberra in 1994, when he regularly appeared in tenancy matters before the Magistrates’ Court, and later the ACT Residential Tenancies Tribunal. During a short sojourn in a community legal centre in Nowra, he appeared in tenancy matters before the NSW CTTT.

Peter moved back to Canberra in 2001 as Legal Advisor to the Commissioner for Housing where he appeared for Housing ACT before the Residential Tenancies Tribunal and the ACT Administrative Appeals Tribunal. He has maintained his interest is residential tenancies since then and occasionally appears in residential tenancy matters and has rewritten the ANU Legal Workshop’s residential tenancy module in it Consumer Law course.