Paul provides advice and assistance to Registered Social Landlords (RSLs), local authorities and other public bodies in Scotland, particularly in relation to commercial conveyancing, the application of legislative developments and the development and implementation of policy, as well as general advisory work.
Paul assists the head of our Public Sector Team, Derek Hogg, with the management, acquisition and disposal of large housing portfolios as well as providing advice to RSLs in relation to funding options and access to finance.
Paul joined the firm in 2012 as a summer researcher and then legal assistant in the Dispute Resolution Team. During this time, Paul was involved in a significant number of cases ranging from contractual disputes to sporting arbitration. He has assisted with research and general advice current and former clients of the firm such as the Forestry Commission, Optical Express, Glasgow 2014, Scottish Professional Football League, Dundee United and the Accountant in Bankruptcy.
Qualifications: LLB LLM
Joined the firm: 2012