Paul works primarily in the areas of labor law and employment law. He also has significant experience with the law and policy of local economic development and planning. In law school, Paul was the Editor-in-Chief of the Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law. After graduation, he clerked for Judge James R. Browning of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Paul has been named a Northern California Rising Star and a Northern California SuperLawyer by SuperLawyers Magazine, and a "Top 100 Lawyer" in California by the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal.