Paul practises primarily in commercial law, with a particular interest in equity and trusts.

Paul also practises in wills and probate, drawing on his experience as Associate to the Hon Justice McMillan.

After serving as her Honour's Associate, Paul was Associate to the Reserve Judges, assisting the Hon Justices Ashley, Bongiorno AO and Coghlan in a range of civil and criminal matters in the Court of Appeal, and in criminal matters in the Trial Division.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Paul worked at Hausfeld & Co LLP, a claimant law firm in London, on a large financial services matter, and then at Linklaters LLP, London, in the Competition team.

Paul graduated from the University of Melbourne with a BA/LLB, receiving the top marks in Restitution and Corporations Law. Paul also holds a Master’s in Ancient Philosophy from the University of Oxford.

Paul has tutored at Ormond College in Remedies, Obligations, Dispute Resolution, and Trusts.

Paul read with Michael Rush QC. His Senior Mentor is the Hon Justice Wheelahan.

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Chambers: Room 1501
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Criminal Appeals
Civil Appeals
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Corporate Insolvency
Commercial Law
Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Class Actions
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Contractual Disputes
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Property & Probate
Common Law
Intentional Torts
Judicial Review
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Consumer Protections
Trade Practices
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Directors' Liabilities
Partnership Disputes
Criminal Law
Equity & Trusts
Real Property
Family Provision
Powers of Attorney
Wills & Probate
Health & Medical
Mental Health
Aged Care
Industrial Relations Law & Employment Law
Unfair Dismissal
Employment Contracts
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Fair Work Commission
Royal Commissions
Property & Probate
Joint Ventures
Mortgage Law
Testator's Family Maintenance
Wills & Estates
Public Law & Administrative Law
Health & Medical


Admitted to the Legal Profession:
11 Nov 2014
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
10 May 2018


BA, LLB (Hons) (Melb), MSt (Oxon)

Committee Memberships

Essoign Club - Board of Directors