Martin Paul


Martin is head of the Funds and Investment Structures group. He has considerable offshore finance experience, particularly in relation to real estate and private equity funds and related investment  structures, including a specialist Sharia finance practice. His practice area also encompasses regulatory advice, finance and general commercial work. Martin is noted for blending his considerable technical expertise and experience with in depth commercial understanding and insight, derived from many years assisting clients in the sector.

  • Advocate - Jersey
  • Solicitor - England & Wales (non-practising)
Industry Focus
  • Regularly speaks and participates in industry events.
  • A member of a number of Jersey Finance/Jersey Funds Association working groups which examine topical funds issues.
  • Sits on the Jersey Funds Association committee and chairs its education committee.
  • 'Hall of Fame' - Legal 500 2018
  • 'Leader in their field' - Chambers UK, Europe and Global 2019, 2018 and 2017
  • 'Leading individual' ­- Legal 500 2016
  • 'Leading Lawyer' in financial services, capital markets, investment funds and regulatory - IFLR1000 2016

Is professional and respectful, technically excellent and aware of the commercial aspects

Chambers and Partners

Martin was fantastic – he was a great intro and very helpful

Family Office COO

Good judgement and strong commercial nous

Chambers and Partners