Paul has acted as an advocate at mediations for a number of years and became an Accredited Mediator following facilitative mediator training with the London School of Mediation in 2011.
Paul is happy to accept instructions to mediate across a wide range of matters and not just those in which he practices.
Experienced in numerous different personal injury issues including pain disorders, brain and spinal injuries and amputations. Clients repeatedly praise his ability to remain calm in difficult circumstances.
“He’s very good with clients and is very accessible; he’s always available at the end of the phone and he’s very good at talking through issues and deciding where to take the case.”
Chambers UK 2020
“He operates at a silk level.”
Legal 500 2020
Strengths: “Clients absolutely love him.” “Approachable, efficient and dependable. His advocacy skills are impressive.”
Chambers and Partners 2017 Midlands Band 1 Junior
Acts in high-value claims for both claimants and defendants, including major trade unions, insurers and local authorities. Commentators admire his thorough preparation and advocacy skills.
Strengths: “He is very calm, efficient and dependable. Clients have complete confidence in him and his advocacy skills are impressive. He is pragmatic and very thorough.” “He is technically very strong, his drafting skills are impressive and he is very prompt in turnaround.”
Chambers and Partners 2016 Midlands Band 1 Junior
Personal Injuries Bar Association
Professional Negligence Bar Association
BSc (Lond) (First Class Honours)