Paul is co-chair of the firm's Resort and Residential Team. He has a broad, diverse, 30-year background in real estate transactions and development law. His focus extends to real property acquisitions and dispositions (land, commercial, retail, and multi-family), common interest developments and condominiums, broken and distressed project development, commercial leasing, commercial finance, joint ventures, and real estate regulatory law. Paul's clients are builders and developers of residential, commercial, and mixed-use properties, equity funds, pension funds, investment advisors, entrepreneurs, and other investors in office, retail, industrial, and multi-family properties. He is well known for representing clients in all aspects of common interest developments, including California Bureau of Real Estate (formerly DRE) and regulatory issues, and regularly advises on the acquisition and repositioning of distressed properties. Paul is also a regular speaker on various aspects of real estate law at both State Bar and industry events.