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Based in: Bristol
Paul joined the family law team at Simpson Millar LLP in July 2014 when the respective teams merged. Paul was a partner at Foster & Partners in Bristol (his father having founded it in 1976). Paul has been a family solicitor since 1979. He has extensive experience in many areas of law but has specialised in family law for more than 25 years.
Paul is a member of the Law Society Children Panel enabling him to represent children and parents in care proceedings. Paul is an acknowledged specialist in public and private law proceedings relating to children and appears on a regular basis in the local courts representing children and parents in such cases.
Paul is one of the very few family lawyers in this country to have been appointed as a Higher Courts Advocate. This allows him to appear in all levels of court in this country as an advocate in civil proceedings. Paul manages Quality within the Family Department and is the Family Team’s Project Manager. Paul is a trained family mediator who has also lectured on family law to mediators and contributed to a textbook on family law for mediators.
Paul enjoys football and has a passion for motorsport.