Paddy works across both commercial/transactional and corporate matters for clients from the music, sport, entertainment and digital/tech industries including music artists, talent managers, producers, songwriters, record labels, publishers, sportsmen and women, sports industry professionals and website and app developers.
Paddy qualified as a lawyer in the U.S. and is licensed as an attorney in the State of California. Prior to joining Bray & Krais, Paddy worked as a lawyer in California for a number of years at the global law firm Troutman Sanders LLP. While there, his practice encompassed commercial/transactional and litigation matters and included extensive copyright-related work on behalf of numerous Fortune 100 tech companies.
Paddy graduated from the University of Sussex with First Class Honours and obtained a Masters before attending law school at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. During law school Paddy received a full scholarship and was awarded the Faculty Award for Advanced Legal Analysis.
Having worked in digital advertising and as a DJ and promoter for over six years prior to attending law school, Paddy brings particular enthusiasm to all music, entertainment and digital/tech related matters and takes great pride in helping clients achieve their goals within those industries.