Paul J. Schumacher: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Paul J. Schumacher

Los Angeles,  CA  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate & Securities
Contact InfoTelephone: 310.586.7727
Fax: 310.586.0226
University Santa Clara University, B.S., 1973
Law SchoolLoyola Law School, Los Angeles, J.D., cum laude, 1983
Admitted1984, California

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, State Bar of California

•Member, Securities Industry Association

•Member, American Bar Association

•Member, Century City Bar Association


Paul J. Schumacher focuses his practice on representing broker-dealers and investment advisory clients in civil litigation, arbitrations and regulatory matters. With more than 23 years of experience in the areas of securities litigation and regulation, Mr. Schumacher has represented clients in matters involving alleged violations of federal and state securities laws, unfair business practices, business torts, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and elder abuse. He also has considerable experience in advising broker-dealers, investment advisors and their employees regarding legal and compliance issues, and in handling regulatory inquiries initiated by the SEC, NYSE, NASD and state securities regulators. Mr. Schumacher advises clients on tactical and risk management issues with a focus on providing effective and cost-efficient representation.

Areas of Concentration

•Securities arbitration and mediation
•Securities regulatory and enforcement matters
•Internal investigations
•General commercial litigation

Associated News & Events

Press Releases

08.19.15 26 Greenberg Traurig California Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Best Lawyers in America
06.15.15 12 Greenberg Traurig California Attorneys Recognized in 2015 Legal 500 United States Guide
06.08.15 100-Plus Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015 Guide to Outstanding Lawyers
02.07.12 Greenberg Traurig M&A Practice Jumps in California League Table Rankings
06.12.06 Greenberg Traurig Continues to Expand in Los Angeles With Addition of Skilled Securities Litigator

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Securities Regulation, 2016
•Listed, The Legal 500 United States, Litigation - Securities - Shareholder Litigation, 2015


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Office Information

Paul J. Schumacher

1840 Century Park East, Suite 1900
Los AngelesCA 90067-2121


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