The Lawyer Inquiry: Paul Lowe

Paul Lowe is a partner in the banking department at Eversheds in Cardiff. He was born in Cardiff in 1959 and still lives in the city.

What was your first job?

Petrol pump attendant.

What was your first ever salary as a lawyer?


What would you have done if you hadn’t become a lawyer?

A windsurfing beach bum.

Which law could you live without?

Tax law.

What was your most embarrassing professional moment?

Too many to mention.

What car do you drive?

A red Mercedes coupe.

Which famous person would you like to goout with?

Pamela Anderson.

Where would you go to eat?

Harry Ramsden’s, Cardiff Bay.

What’s the best thing on TV


Which movie do you wish you’d appeared in?

An Officer and a Gentleman.

What’s your most often-worn piece of clothing?

My running vest.

What book(s) are you reading at the moment?

Harvey Penick’s Little Red Golf Book.

What is your all-time favourite record?

Heard it through the Grapevine, by Marvin Gaye.

What piece of advice would you give to anyone entering the profession now?

Don’t give up your day job.

What do you like about yourself?

My non-receding waistline.

What do you hate about yourself?

My receding hairline.

Where would you most like to be right now?

Northshore, Maui.