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Paul has been a banking & finance partner at Browne Jacobson since 2005 and he heads up the firm’s banking & finance team nationally.

He has built up the team so that it is now highly regarded with the capacity and skills to act on sizeable and complex transactions. The team now comprises four partners and eight other lawyers nationally. That includes a team of 10 lawyers across the Midlands making it one of the largest in that region.

Paul is very well connected in the funding sector in particular in the Midlands and he has strong relationships with the leading regional directors at the key funders. This is evidenced by the large number of funders’ panels that the firm has secured a place on under Paul’s leadership. These funders include Clydesdale Bank, Homes England, HSBC, RBS/Natwest and Santander.

Finally Paul is a versatile lawyer with wide experience across both the public and private sectors. Paul and his team act regularly on significant transactions in both the public and private sectors.


Retail management Gateway Foodmarkets Ltd and Tesco Stores Plc 1986-93; trained Shoosmiths; qualified 1997; assistant solicitor and associate solicitor Shoosmiths 1997-2000; assistant solicitor and associate solicitor Eversheds, Birmingham 2000-05.