Paul has advised a large number of overseas companies on their European investment strategies, whether through acquisition, joint venture or greenfield set-up. He also advises investment funds, companies and management teams in relation to funding and other corporate transactions.
Paul is co-author of ‘Investors’ Guide to the UK’ (2nd edition 2005) published by Kogan Page.
Paul trained at Pannone in Manchester. After qualifying as a solicitor in 1986, he joined Taylor Wessing (then Taylor Garrett) and for the next 25 years, as an associate and then partner, was a key member of the team which grew the firm’s corporate, international and technology practices. Looking for a new challenge and the opportunity again to contribute to a similar successful growth story, Paul joined Goodman Derrick in 2011.
Paul has also during his career spent periods on secondment with Bank of America and COFRA London Limited.