Paul Smith - Commercial litigation

Paul is a member of our highly successful commercial litigation team.

Paul Smith

Partner
Commercial litigation
Tel: 0114 218 4100
Office: Sheffield
Email: paul.smith@tayloremmet.co.uk
Mobile: 07949035253

Paul is a member of our commercial litigation team. He joined Taylor&Emmet in 2014, after more than a decade with DLA Piper.

Paul specialises in all aspects of commercial litigation and dispute resolution, particularly in relation to sale of goods, IT, telecommunications, engineering and construction related disputes.

He has acted for a number of clients based both within and outside the UK in a variety of sectors, including IT & telecoms, automotive, construction, engineering, consumer, retail, finance, education, recruitment, transport and the Public sector.

Primary areas of experience range from providing commercial legal advice in relation to complex contractual disputes to advising in matters as diverse as professional negligence, fraud, defamation, passing off, Protection from Harassment Act and shareholder disputes.

Paul has extensive experience of litigation in the Technology and Construction, Commercial, Mercantile and Queen's Bench Divisions of the High Court and of various forms of alternative dispute resolution, including arbitration, mediation, adjudication and expert determination.

In his spare time, he enjoys travel and good food.