Paul was called to the Victorian Bar (Australia), having worked for several years as a solicitor in both Plaintiff and Defendant personal injury and insurance firms.
He is also admitted to the New York Bar (USA).
As a barrister, he maintains a busy appearance and paperwork practice in various areas including:
He regularly appears in trials and appeals in the Supreme Court of Victoria, County Court of Victoria, and Victorian Court of Appeal, and welcomes briefs to appear alone, led or as leading counsel on behalf of Plaintiffs or Defendants.
He also has experience acting as a mediator in personal injury matters.
In addition to practice, Paul is an appointed Senior Fellow, University of Melbourne and Monash University, and a Visiting Senior Fellow, National University of Singapore. He has lectured in Tort Law and Sports Law at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Effective from 19 March 2020 on a three-year term, Paul has also been appointed by the Commonwealth Government, Minister for Youth and Sport, to the National Sports Tribunal as an inaugural tribunal member (part-time).
Some of Paul's recent cases include the following:
Personal Injury / Torts: