Paul is head of OC’s Financial Institutions Group. He has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services sector across a broad range of work.

He advises clients on the establishment of, and investment into, alternative investment funds – particularly those investing in venture capital, private equity or real estate – as well as M&A transactions, payment services and general regulatory advice.

Paul has been commented upon in Legal 500 2013 as “an excellent funds lawyer: detailed and pragmatic”. He is rated by Chambers as a leading individual for Private Equity Funds and Non-Contentious Financial Services, which commented in 2015: “He’s a very sensible guy, a very good tactician. Automated payment transactions is one of his areas of expertise.”