Master of Laws (Juris Doctor), Monash University, receiving the Chief Justice Marilyn Warren prize for the Best Master of Laws (Juris Doctor) student for academic excellence
Bachelor of Economics (Hons), Monash University
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Leo Cussen Centre for Law
Areas of Practice
Criminal law, including EPA and WHS prosecutions, commercial and administrative law, constitutional law
Paul commenced working as a solicitor at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency in Darwin in 2015, where he undertook a number of roles in the criminal section over a five year period, including Managing Solicitor of the youth team.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Paul spent 18 years working as an investment banker based principally in Tokyo, and also had postings to London and Hong Kong. He has extensive commercial experience in the Asian markets as well as throughout Australia, having been Managing Director and Head of Sales and Marketing for the Asia-Pacific operations of a major investment bank for over 5 years. Paul is fluent in written and spoken Japanese.
Paul has appeared as an advocate in the Local Court, Youth Court and Supreme Court in the Northern Territory.
Mediation and ADR
Paul is a nationally accredited mediator.
William Forster Chambers
Level 1, 26 Harry Chan Avenue
Darwin NT 0800
GPO Box 4369
Darwin NT 0801
Tel: +61 (0)8 8982 4700
Fax: +61 (0)8 8941 1541