Paul brings nationally acknowledged expertise in professional practices and employment work. He is a founding Partner at the recently formed Bennett Briegal LLP, a specialist firm of solicitors advising law firms, solicitors, doctors, professionals and entrepreneurs.
Paul also advises financial services professionals, dentists and other healthcare professionals. In terms of law firms, his clients include sole practitioners, partnerships and LLPs, alternative business structures (ABSs) and lawyers (including judges and QCs).
He is a trained Solicitor Advocate (All Proceedings), an experienced mediator and an arbitrator in niche disputes. Clients benefit from both advisory expertise and litigation experience in all work that Paul is instructed on. He completed a four year appointment as Attorney General Panel Counsel representing the Government in complex matters before the Courts. He has also appeared in arbitration and adjudication proceedings including before the Football League, and other sporting and professional bodies.
Paul’s employment law work includes advising employers, football clubs, media personalities, law firms and individual managers/senior executives including City and FSTE 100 directors.
Paul is also Chairman of the Shropshire Business Partnership, Costs-ADR (a barrister and mediation chambers providing arbitration, facilitative and evaluative mediation and expert determination through the leading costs ADR provider to the legal sector) and National barrister and mediators chambers Clerksroom mediating in London, Birmingham and Manchester Panel Mediator with Association of Midlands Mediators.