Paul studied at Queen’s University Belfast, graduating in 1990. In 1991 Paul obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Administration and Legal Studies before moving to England to work. Paul was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in England and Wales in 1998 and was admitted to the Law Society’s Family Law Panel, and later the Family Law (Advanced) Panel. Returning to live and work in Northern Ireland in 2006 Paul now practices in the areas of Family/Matrimonial Law, Civil Litigation and Criminal Law. Paul Mallon is an accredited Advanced Advocate, Collaborative Lawyer and Children Order Panel member. Paul is based primarily in the Ballymena Office and was appointed Senior Associate in 2013. In 2013 Paul became chair of the Antrim and Ballymena Solicitors Association and in 2015 become a Council member of the Law Society of Northern Ireland.