Harlan L. Paul

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Attorney Awards


Named, Florida Super Lawyer, 2007-2015; Named, National Trial Lawyers-Top 100 Trial Lawyers; Member, Federal Judicial Nominating Commission, 2001-2008; Member Board of Trustees, Stetson University (Past Chair); Adjunct Professor, Business Law, Stetson University. Federal Court Certified Arbitrator, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1989 - 1997. Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Phi Alpha Delta.

(Certified as a Trial Attorney Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Banking Litigation
  • Probate Litigation
  • Trust Litigation
  • Guardianship Litigation
  • Real Estate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
386-734-3020  Phone
800-309-4386  Phone
386-734-3096  Fax
University Attended:
Stetson University, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1980, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; 1979, Florida
Volusia County and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member, Trial Lawyers Section); American Association for Justice; Florida Justice Association (Eagle Member).
Birth Information:
Jacksonville, Florida, April 1, 1955
Reported Cases:
U.S. Bank v. Bjeljac, 35 So.3d 986 (5th DCA 2010); Lawson Cattle & Equipment, Inc. v. Pasture Renovators, LLC, 139 Fed.Appx. 140 (11th Cir. Fla. 2005); Lawson Cattle & Equipment, Inc. v. Pasture Renovators, LLC, 2004 WL 5570662 (M.D. Fla. 2004); Household Finance and Mortgage Company v. Osta, 862 So.2d 885 (Fla. App. 5th Dist., 2003); Brake v. Murphy, 736 F.2d 745 (Fla. 3rd DCA 1999); Providence Square Association, Inc. v. Biancardi, 507 So.2d 1366 (Fla. 1987); Biancardi v. Providence Square Association, Inc., 481 So.2d 1272 (Fla. 5th DCA 1986); Fine Foliage of Florida, Inc. v. Bowman Transportation, Inc., 901 F.2d 1034 (11th Cir. 1990); Fine Foliage of Florida, Inc. v. Bowman Transportation, Inc., 698 F.Supp. 1566 (M.D. Fla. 1988); Prenoveau v. First Community Bank of Orange City, 627 So.2d 529 (Fla. 5th DCA 1993); Boucher v. First Community Bank of Orange City, 626 So.2d 979 (Fla. 5th DCA 1993); Florida Fern Growers Association, Inc. v. Concerned Citizens of Putnam County, 616 So.2d 562 (Fla. 5th DCA 1993); Burnsed v. Florida Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company, 549 So.2d 793 (Fla. 5th DCA 1989); Kilgus v. Kilgus, 495 So.2d 1230 (Fla. 5th DCA 1986); Government Employee Insurance Co. v. Arlene Stafstrom and Terry Stafstrom, 668 So.2nd 631 (Fla.5th DCA 1996); Stafstrom v. Government Employees Ins. Co. 677 So.2d 841 (Fla. 1996).
( Certified as a Trial Attorney Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy )
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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