Paul has over 30 years’ experience in commercial and property matters including dispute resolution.
In his work, Paul focuses on acting for individuals, private and public companies, liquidators and trustees in a broad and varying range of commercial and property matters.
His pragmatic advice focuses on achieving the best commercial outcomes in a timely manner, and is a strength that he brings to the table for his clients.
Paul’s accreditation as a Commercial Litigation Specialist and his mediation experience ensures risk issues are negotiated and documented effectively every time.
Advising clients and agencies on advertising, marketing and privacy law
Negotiating marketing, sponsorship and ambassador agreements with sporting clubs, celebrities and for events
Dealing with the ACCC in complaints of misleading and deceptive advertising
Obtaining ACCC authorisation for a client for a revenue-sharing arrangement with a competitor
Acting in complex commercial leases for tenants and landlords
Acting in commercial property transactions
Acting in property disputes for liquidators, individuals and estates
Advising on property issues in relation to landfills and waste collection
Advising on and negotiating various business contracts including supply agreements, terms of trade, warehousing and distribution agreements
Advising in shareholder/unitholder/partnership disputes and acting in related litigation
Advising an ASX-listed trustee company on trust and property matters, and acting on its behalf in estate litigation
In-house client presentations in areas including advertising, marketing, privacy law and Personal Property & Securities Act law.
Memberships and Associations
Law Institute of Victoria
Past member of LIV Commercial Litigation Advisory Committee
Bachelor of Laws (the University of Melbourne)
Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice