Paul leads Allens' government advisory practice. He has extensive experience advising government and private sector clients on commercial transactions, business transformational procurements, financing arrangements, major infrastructure projects, industry reform, and restructure assignments. Recognised as a leading lawyer, Paul is acknowledged by sources as 'very well regarded within government' and a 'safe pair of hands'. He is described as 'amazingly responsive' with the ability to combine being 'very strategic' without 'overcomplicating things'. Paul has advised governments in Australia and the Asia Pacific on matters regarding the water and energy sectors, privatisations, project developments and public transport franchising.