Paul practices in the areas of significant personal injury,
wrongful death, ethics and professional malpractice. He previously served as an
Adjunct Professor of Medical and Research Ethics at Midwestern University and
the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine where he instructed health care
providers and students in the medical field. Additionally, he authored the
manual and taught attorneys and forensic experts in the Certified Forensic
Consultant® program with the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute.
Paul is a nationally recognized expert and speaker in the area of bioethics and
He graduated from the University of Arizona in 1985
(Bachelor of Arts with High Distinction), where he was admitted to the academic
honorary society Phi Beta Kappa. He graduated from California Western School of
Law in 1989 (Juris Doctorate Cum Laude). He served as an editor of the
California Western Law Review-International Law Journal and was the chief
editor of the California Western Directory. He received a post-doctoral
master’s degree in bioethics in 2004 (Master of Arts in Bioethics), where he
graduated with the Outstanding Achievement Award from the College of Health
Sciences at Midwestern University and Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Paul received a doctorate in philosophy involving business, legal and medical
ethics at LaCrosse University (2006).
Paul was admitted to the State Bar of Arizona in 1989, the
State Bar of Colorado in 1992, the District of Columbia and the Federal Bar in
2004. He is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Arizona, the United
States District Court of Arizona, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
and the United States Supreme Court.
Paul is a Board Certified Pre-Trial and Civil Trial
Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy/National Board of Legal
Specialty Certification and is Certified by the State Bar of Arizona Board of
Legal Specialization in the area of Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation. Paul
is also an Associate with the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Paul is rated AV® Preeminent™ (the highest rating) by the
prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and is rated Superb 10.0/10.0 (the
highest rating) by AVVO.