Paul Magrath is Head of Product Development and Online Content at the Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England and Wales (ICLR). He is a non-practising barrister who has spent most of his career reporting cases and writing about the law. He was the founding editor of the Business Law Reports, published by ICLR, and has contributed regularly to The Times and The Independent and to specialist legal publications including Jordans Family Law journal, Bloomsbury Communications Law and Counsel Magazine. He was the editor and one of the authors of Creating Case History, The Law Reports 1865-2015 Anniversary Edition, published by ICLR to mark its 150th anniversary in 2015. He is currently responsible for developing and maintaining the ICLR online legal database platform.
Paul has attended a number of Court of Protection hearings as an observer under the current pilot of hearings being open to the public.