Paul is a partner in the corporate team and advises on a wide range of corporate and finance transactions, with a focus on asset leasing, infrastructure projects and structured finance.

He has a particular expertise in the transport sector, specialising in heavy and light rail franchises and concessions and related mobilisations, rolling stock financing and procurement, modification/maintenance agreements, and rail infrastructure projects.

    Experience
    Examples of experience include advising:
    • Abellio East Anglia on the procurement of over £1bn new rolling stock
    • Govia Thameslink on the mobilisation arrangements for rolling stock re-leasing, modifications and upgrades contracts for the TSGN rail franchise
    • Abellio ScotRail on the procurement of new rolling stock from Hitachi, and on the mobilisation of existing rolling stock for the ScotRail franchise
    • London Midland on the procurement and introduction into service of new rolling stock
    • Southern Railways and Southeastern Railway on the funding and construction of upgrades to light maintenance depots.