As a partner and head of forensic and investigation services at Grant Thornton Ireland, Paul is a specialist forensic accountant with almost 20 years’ experience involving complex commercial litigation and investigations. He works predominantly in Ireland, but has shared his experience with member firms worldwide.
In addition to his role as global leader for Forensic and Investigation Services, Paul heads a multi-disciplinary team of 14 full-time forensic, electronic discovery and forensic IT specialists.
He heads a multi-disciplinary team of 14 full-time forensic, electronic discovery and forensic IT specialists.
He specialises in formulating and investigating claims, and unravelling sophisticated frauds. Paul has a proven approach to challenge and critique evidence from various angles and provides innovative solutions to difficult problems.
He has also been involved with civil litigation in the High Courts of Ireland and England, arbitration proceedings in Ireland, Holland and Canada, civil proceedings before the European Court of Human Rights, and criminal proceedings in Spain. He is conversant with alternative dispute resolution; principally mediation, but also conciliation.