Paul is a co-head of the firm’s consumer markets group and leads the firm’s leisure and hospitality sector group in the UK. He spends a significant amount of time in the market with operators, banks, private equity houses and property agents to bring first-hand experience and insight on trends and KPIs and facilitate sector peer networking.

Paul acts for a number of high profile and exciting concepts operating in the UK and overseas, with his particular personal interest and focus being the London eating and drinking-out and wider leisure scene. Clients include a number of multi-site operators across the sector including Fulham Shore (Franco Manca, The Real Greek), Brasserie Bar Co (Brasserie Blanc, White Brasserie Pubs), Mowgli Street Food, Barworks, Gymbox and All Star Lanes.

Whilst he specialises in the consumer sector, he also looks after a wide range of other businesses. He has significant experience and expertise in advising private equity backed businesses and understands the unique challenges and opportunities they face.