Paul is a member of Patterson Law’s business and corporate law practice. His experience includes purchase and sale of businesses, corporate reorganizations and family trusts, private placements of securities, contract negotiations, commercial leasing, insolvency matters and tax planned wills.
Paul is Chair of the Nova Scotia Securities Commission and he served as an Adjudicator of the Nova Scotia Regional Assessment Appeal Court from 1997 to 2002. His peers recognized him for his contribution to the practice of law in Nova Scotia with an appointment to Queen’s Counsel in 2008. Paul has contributed papers and presented at conferences on insolvency, business law and family trusts and taught Commercial Law at St. Mary’s University and bankruptcy and insolvency law at Dalhousie Law School (now Schulich School of Law).
Paul articled and was called to the bar of British Columbia in 1983 and practised banking law in Vancouver for 2 years before returning to Nova Scotia. Paul was included in the 12th Edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Canada for Commercial Leasing Law and Corporate Law.