Paul joined Checkmylegalfees.com as a consultant in October 2019.
He is dual qualified as a Barrister and a Solicitor, completing his pupillage and practice at Hardwicke Building in London before moving to Eversheds in 1992, where he was a partner for 9 years. Whilst at Eversheds, Paul established and developed their national costs team before founding Just Costs Solicitors in 2006.
Paul deals with advocacy for CMLF as well as running his own caseload.
|Solicitor (Admitted 15/08/95), Higher Rights of Audience|
|Griffiths v Solutia UK Ltd  EWCA Civ 736||Leading Court of Appeal case on proportionality.|
|Inline Logistics v UCI Logistics Ltd  EWHC 9021||Appeal hearing regarding recovery of a commercial insurance premium.|
|NG Bailey & Co v AMEC Design & Management Ltd  WL 2265655||Leading decision on the ambit of disclosure in costs proceedings. Multi-million pound costs dispute.|
|Dennis Rye v Liquidators of Ashfield Nominees Ltd  EWHC 1189 (Ch)||Recovery of costs in insolvency proceedings.|
|Miller v Pugh & MIB – 19 April 2005||Recoverability of interest & costs of costs in non-litigated cases.|
|JN Dairies v Johal Dairies  EWHC 90211 (Costs)||Substantial costs dispute following a lengthy trial and appeal, between warring milk production companies.|
|Daad Sharab v Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal  EWHC2324 (Ch)||Costs dispute acting on behalf of TLT for Daad Sharab, following her successful trial for $10 million commission brokering the sale of an aircraft to Colonel Gadaffi on behalf of the defendant, a prince of the Saudi Arabian royal family.|