Paul has practised as a Solicitor in the Borders for more than 35 years, for most of that time as a partner in a local firm. He joined Douglas Home and Co as a consultant in January 2015. He is a member of STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and is a past Dean of the Society of Solicitors in the Shires of Selkirk and Peebles.
His areas of practice include the administration of Trust and Estates and the preparation of Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Partnership deeds. Paul undertakes conveyancing of residential, commercial and rural properties.
Paul has a particular interest in the Law of Succession and contributed to the Law Commission’s and the Scottish Government’s consultations on proposed changes to the Law.