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International sports lawyer who appears regularly before the "Supreme Court for Sport," the Court of Arbitration for Sport, in Switzerland, in addition to appearing before international and domestic sports arbitral bodies. In the past year, successfully handled some of the highest profile sports law matters in the world, including the representation of UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon "Bones" Jones in his UFC arbitration and his hearing before the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Also, in 2020, represented Olympian Jarrion Lawson and secured the first ever finding of "No Fault" for meat contamination by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, proving the source of the banned substance was hormone treated beef.

Career

Founded Global Sports Advocates in 2014. First recognized in 2011 by Chambers for Sports Law.

Professional Memberships

Rex Sport, American Bar Association, Sports Lawyers Association, LawInSport (Editorial Board), World Sports Advocate (Editorial Board), Football Legal (Editorial Board).

Publications

Paul is a well-known speaker and author in the area of sports law both nationally and internationally and has taught sports law at various law schools in the US and abroad.

Personal

Paul lives in Portland, Maine USA where his law firm is headquartered. He is a lifelong runner who still enjoys the challenge of racing.