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Paul Makinson Principal Lawyer, Commercial Property

Experience Profile

Paul is a senior commercial property solicitor at Slater and Gordon in Chester.

He specialises in freehold and leasehold commercial property, including sales and purchases and the negotiation of leases, and has acted for developers on the acquisition of development sites through to plot sales.

Paul is a trustee of Chester Voluntary Action and supports the charity by providing legal expertise.


Commendations from independent legal directories

  • 2016 Legal 500: "very efficient"

Career history

  • Since 2015 Slater and Gordon
  • 2001 - 2014 Walker Smith Way Legal


  • College of Law, Chester
  • Liverpool John Moores University

Professional memberships

  • Trustee of Chester Voluntary Action