Paul Dicks has extensive experience and practices in virtually all areas of civil litigation from aboriginal, administrative, construction and estate law to mineral, property and shareholder disputes. He also advises and acts for clients on various personal and corporate matters including acquisitions and reorganizations.
Paul has a significant political history having served as provincial Finance Minister, Minister of Justice, Minister of Natural Resources, President of Treasury Board and Speaker of the House of Assembly as well as numerous elected positions within the Liberal Party. He has also served as a Director of the Bank of Canada and as chair of Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro, Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corporation Ltd., Lower Churchill Development Corporation Ltd. and Gull Island Power Company Ltd. He is a graduate of Dalhousie Law School and was called to the Newfoundland and Labrador Bar in 1976 and appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1990.