Paul specialises in trusts and fiduciary disputes. He has worked in commercial litigation in London, Jersey and Sydney and has acted for both trustees and beneficiaries in a number of the most substantial recent offshore trusts disputes including acting as Counsel for the trustee in the Alhamrani litigation in Jersey. He is also instructed regularly to advise and provide opinions for offshore trustees.
He also has particular experience and expertise in insolvency, company and shareholders’ disputes, banking and financial services litigation and reinsurance disputes.
His approach to dispute resolution is to identify immediately his client’s objectives and to achieve those objectives as directly and as quickly as possible.
Paul is a member of the Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners and the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists. As a Jersey advocate, he is also a member of the Chancery Bar Association and the Commercial Bar Association. Paul is also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
He regularly presents papers on current aspects of trusts litigation in London, Jersey, Guernsey, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong for both trustees and private client advisers.