Paul Tanner – Special Counsel

Paul Tanner has been a Barrister & Solicitor since 1976, initially in private practice as a partner in a large Australian law firm (based in Adelaide) and since then working in private practice and corporate roles in large organizations.

Paul has undertaken professional, senior executive and legal counsel roles in the electricity industry, defence shipbuilding and the not-for-profit sector as well as working for large Australian law firms, Corrs Chambers Westgarth and Thomson Playford and running his own legal practice.

Paul has had experience working in Laos with McDonald Steed McGrath, now Arion Legal Laos.

Paul has over 30 years of “hands on” experience in employee relations and employment law, from running major arbitrations in Australian State and federal industrial tribunals to handling day to day employee performance and behavioural issues, providing strategic advice across a wide range of issues, and has led a number of business start-ups and restructures for private and government organizations.

Paul has also been involved in the negotiation and drafting of complex legal agreements and the wide range of legal issues encountered by businesses and government.


E: paultanner@arionlegal.com