Paul Hopman is predominantly involved in a wide variety of financial regulatory and litigation related matters, focusing on resolution of disputes between financial institutions and their retail and wholesale customers.

He advises banks, insurance companies, investment firms, investment funds, and other financial institutions on the impact of financial services regulation in the Netherlands, Europe and internationally. He also advises on securities transactions, financial instruments, capital requirements, payments, settlements, market structure, governance and surveillance and supervision of markets.

Paul boasts significant background knowledge of the financial markets. He has built up this knowledge over the last 15 years on account of his direct involvement in a number of extensive (investigation) compliance-related projects and a large number of high-profile financial litigation matters, as well as his advice with respect to the disinvestments and restructuring which were executed in the financial sector and new financial service providers entering the Dutch and European market.

Currently Paul holds DLA Piper's Country Managing Partner position in the Netherlands.