Live an empowered life.

Leader, lawyer, speaker

Paul has been married to his wife Tracey for over 34 years. He has four adult children and six grandchildren.


Paul continues to practice law and mediation in Adelaide - click here for more details about his practice as a barrister. 


Paul is also the founder of Freedom House Australia Inc and Freedom House Global, a fledging new local and international work designed to equip believers in their relationship with God and their vocation to reveal the Kingdom of heaven in their sphere of influence. He previously led Gateway Church in Adelaide for 15 years.  For information about Freedom House Australia Inc go to


Paul has travelled extensively throughout the world speaking to various organisations and at conferences, teaching into a range of topics including leadership, engaging the wisdom of Scripture, business ethics, dispute resolution, Biblical foundations of mediation, communication and the Gospel of the Kingdom of heaven.


Paul holds numerous qualifications including a Bachelor of Arts with Honours majoring in politics  from the University of Adelaide, a Bachelor of Legal Studies with Honours from Macquarie University where he was awarded membership as a Golden Key Scholar, a Graduate Certificate in Legal Practice from the University of South Australia, and candidature for Ph. D at the University of Adelaide developing a thesis on accountability of police in Australia. (intermitted) He has been admitted to practice law in both the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of South Australia.

Paul has a diverse range of skills and life experiences that he believes are valuable in teaching  and leading others, encouraging and coaching them into their potential and life purpose.


Deeply motivated as a "life learner" Paul continues to be inspired by the authenticity of servant leadership that empowers others. He believes that servant leadership creates a leader to leader connection and conversation to help people become self-governing and responsible so as to reach their full potential and life purpose in their chosen spheres of influence.



Paul Tothill provides free, in-depth content to help you live an empowered life.


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