Peter is recognised as an expert in financial services, corporate and trust law and has spoken at various conferences on corporate, trust, insurance and e-gaming matters. He is also Gibraltar's contributor to Tottel Publishing's Planning and Administration of Offshore and Onshore Trusts and Tottel Publishing's International Succession Laws.

Peter also specialises in gaming law and regulation and has been instrumental in the development of the law in this area. In addition to his advisory role Peter is a director of various regulated entities involved in financial services including banking and insurance as well as telecoms and gaming.

What is Peter up to these days

As Chairman of the local branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Peter has also addressed the annual Branch Chairmen Assembly of STEP in London, talking about the changes and impact of the Income Tax Act in Gibraltar which came into effect on 1 January 2011.

In addition to his numerous speaking events, Peter Isola has, in conjunction with Adrian Pilcher, written the Gibraltar chapter of Private Client Tax - Jurisdictional Comparisons, published by the European Lawyer reference series and in conjunction with Jonathan Garcia the Gibraltar Chapter of Insurance & Reinsurance for the same series.

What they say about Peter

  • 'Experienced practitioner Peter Isola regularly advises high-net-worth individuals locating in Gibraltar on personal tax saving and trust creation and management, as well as complex succession planning.' THE LEGAL 500
  • 'Peter A Isola has a considerable bank of experience in advising the gaming sector, as well as other e-commerce operators.' THE LEGAL 500
  • 'Peter Isola has a broad practice and acts on commercial issues such as shareholder agreements. He also provides companies with ongoing corporate assistance. Clients enthuse: 'For general advice he comes in as the hit-man when necessary. He is the man to go to when you want some serious advice.' Chambers Global 2019

What they don't say about Peter

'Likes to socialise, keep fit and is an avid skier and paddle tennis player.'


Honourable Society of the Inner Temple

Chairman of the Gibraltar branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Council Member of The Gibraltar Bar Council

President of the Gibraltar Chamber of Commerce (2002-2006)

International Bar Association and International Fiscal Association


2017 Senior Partner, ISOLAS LLP

2007 Senior Partner, ISOLAS

1992 Managing Partner, Isola & Isola

1989 Partner, Isola & Isola

1985 Appointed Notary Public

1982 Called to the Bar of England and Wales and the Gibraltar Bar


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