LL.B (Hons), LLM (Surrey)
Solicitor Advocate, England & Wales
Paul is a Solicitor Advocate of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. He is a Commercial lawyer and a specialist litigator in the field of asset-tracing and the enforcement of foreign judgment. His clients include foreign banks and HNWI individuals seeking to enforce judgment against assets in England. Some of his cases are well reported.
Paul’s approach is always to encourage early settlement by way of alternative dispute resolution mechanism such as Mediation and will only engage litigation where there is no prospect of resolution by other means.
He also has substantial experience in advising clients in cross-border work assisting investors with due diligence when prospecting for business opportunities in Nigeria.
Paul is the Editor of the Legal Guide to Investing in Nigeria. He is the Founding Chairman of Nigerians in the Square Mile (NISM) – the prestigious and influential body of Nigerian professionals in the City of London. Paul was noted as one of the ten most influential Nigerian lawyers in London by Law Digest Summer 2013. He was also acknowledged by Thomson Reuters as one of London’s Super Lawyers for three consecutive years (2013- 2015).
Paul lives in London. He is married with two adult children and he enjoys playing chess and tennis.