Paul is a partner in White & Case's global Banking and Financial Institutions Advisory practices. He has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, with prior leadership roles ranging from President to COO to General Counsel. Paul advises banks and financial services firms and their boards on regulatory and supervisory challenges, financial technology issues, and legislative, transactional, bank insolvency, litigation, and compliance matters.
Over the course of his career, Paul has served as a trusted advisor to policy makers, senior C-suite officers, and boards of numerous financial institutions, helping them solve problems and manage complex legal and operational issues during times of significant financial stress and regulatory change.
Paul is currently a member of the Board of Trustees at his alma mater, Clark University, and has previously served as an adjunct professor of law at Boston University School of Law. Paul is also a member of the Banking Law Committee of the American Bar Association.
Paul started his legal career as a municipal and structured finance transactional associate at several major law firms before going in-house for more than five years as senior counsel to a global broker-dealer, where he advised firm-wide and fixed-income sales and trading executives.