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Mills Selig


Paul Spring
T. +44(0) 289044 5414

Paul heads our Litigation department and in over 30 years has amassed a wealth of experience in his practice areas. This includes a number of the most significant cases in this jurisdiction and disputes ranging from company and partnership disputes, commercial litigation and IP issues to banking litigation, construction and many other areas – in addition to his experience in media law. His clients include many large multi-national companies.

Paul’s major strengths are in commercial litigation and in company and partnership disputes. In the former he has achieved successful outcomes for his clients in a diverse range of disputes, acting for both plaintiffs and defendants. In the latter he has represented leading local businessmen and professionals including partners in prominent law and accountancy firms.

He has had notable successes in a number of IP disputes – mainly patent infringement – and has also been involved in numerous arbitrations, adjudications and mediations, including the role of mediator.


  • acted for local company in bringing successful proceedings against a European machinery manufacturer
  • represented partner in the dissolution of a prominent local legal practice, involving advice across a range of issues
  • ongoing legal action for a prominent local industry body in a significant contract and property law dispute
  • several successes in hedge product claims against various banks

The Verdict

  • He is responsive, dynamic and gives us good clarity of thought.
  • He is noted for his “pragmatic and sensible approach” and is praised for his ability to ”really ‘get’ the client; he understands their needs, understands how they operate, and what their requirements are.”

Chambers & Partners UK and Legal 500

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