Paul is a Director and Practice Area Lead for the Payments / Next Billion Users Legal team at Google LLC in San Francisco. Paul’s team is responsible for the global regulatory, product and commercial legal work for payments products at Google, including payment processing and billing for Ads, Cloud, Google Play and other Google products, online and in-person transactions using the Google Pay mobile app, stored value and peer to peer transactions, and Google Play gift card. While at Google Paul has been a core team member supporting Google’s work with the Street Law organization, partnering with a local high school in Oakland to educate students about law and government. Prior to Google Paul was Senior Compliance Counsel at Esurance Inc, and has held roles in legal and compliance at Washington Mutual Bank, the New York City Transit Authority, and American Express. Paul is a graduate of New York Law School and admitted to practice law in New York, and registered in-house counsel in California. He lives in San Francisco with his husband and their four year-old son.