Paul Richardson practices business law with an emphasis on corporate and commercial law, commercial real estate transactions and leasing, and real property law. Within these areas Paul has broad experience in negotiating, drafting and interpreting a wide variety of complex agreements. Paul has provided legal advice to the public sector on public private partnership transactions, to private companies on business acquisitions and divestitures, to vendors and purchasers in commercial real estate transactions (including sale and lease back transactions), to landlords and tenants in commercial leasing transactions (with particular emphasis on tenant issues), and to utilities and public authorities with respect to the acquisition and interpretation of statutory rights of way, easements, restrictive covenants and other land issues.
Paul has received a “high-to-very-high” legal ability rating from Martindale-Hubbell, an authoritative and global source for identifying leading lawyers and law firms.
- Member of the Law Society of British Columbia
- Member of the Canadian Bar Association
- Member of the Vancouver Bar Association
- The Best Lawyers in Canada (2021)
- Martindale-Hubbell Ranking (BV)