Paul’s practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and project development, cross-border transactions, and private equity. He has particular expertise and experience advising clients in the energy industry and in respect of liquified natural gas (LNG) projects.
Paul is a thought leader in these areas and publishes regularly, including in The M&A Lawyer, with the American Bar Association (ABA) and in journals such as the Alberta Law Review, the Journal of World Energy Law & Business, the McGill Law Journal, the Banking & Finance Law Review, the Journal of International Arbitration and the Virginia Law & Business Review. He also regularly presents and comments on M&A, private equity and corporate governance caselaw and related developments.
Prior to joining Fasken, Paul was a Partner at another premier international law firm in Calgary. He is called to the bar in Alberta (2011), New York State (2009, non-practicing) and New South Wales (2007, non-practicing), and has worked in England, South Africa, Japan and Australia.