Paul is a legal stalwart with an impressive career spanning more than 25 years. Prior to that, he had a successful career as an infantry officer in the Australian Regular Army.
Paul commenced his legal career at Meyer Boettcher and Clapham. He has extensive experience in providing high-level expert advice to businesses, property developers, government departments, builders and financial institutions, both domestically as well as internationally. In his previous firm Paul was on the panel of a number of major banks.
In 2013, Paul founded Professional Engagement Group where he was the legal adviser to a number of businesses, including some of the largest property development undertakings in the Territory. After a long association with Lexmerca Lawyers, Paul joined the team as a Consultant in 2019 where he continues to act for some of Canberra’s leading property developers.
Paul is experienced in acting for both private and government organisations with regard to the structuring of complex transactions; tax and stamp duty advice; business, land and construction contracts; commercial leasing; and finance.
In 2018, the Doyle’s Guide named Paul as one of Canberra’s leading property and real estate lawyers.
Paul was previously a lecturer in Construction Law at the University of Canberra and is a qualified adjudicator for claims under the Security of Payment Acts in NSW and the ACT. He is a Director of the Lydia Perin Foundation and a Director and Deputy Chairman of Community Housing Canberra Ltd.