Paul practises primarily in commercial law, with particular interests in equity, trusts, real property and estates.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Paul worked at Linklaters LLP, London, in competition law, and Hausfeld & Co LLP, London, in commercial litigation.

Prior to that, Paul was Associate to Justice McMillan in the Supreme Court of Victoria, then Associate to the Reserve Judges in the Court of Appeal in the Supreme Court of Victoria (including Justices Ashley, Bongiorno AO and Coghlan).

Paul graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Arts (with a major in Classics) and a Bachelor of Laws, receiving the top marks in Restitution and Corporations Law. Paul also holds a Master’s in Ancient Philosophy from the University of Oxford.

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

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Chambers: Room 1502
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Civil Appeals
Criminal 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
Family Provision
Powers of Attorney
Real Property
Wills & Probate
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Royal Commissions
Property & Probate
Joint Ventures
Mortgage Law
Testator's Family Maintenance
Wills & Estates


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