Paul’s experience includes civil and commercial litigation of products liability, premises liability, insurance coverage, fraud, negligence, and medical or professional malpractice matters. He is well-equipped to advise and litigate on employment law issues, personnel policies, and restrictive covenants. From drafting contracts, to resolving disputes, and more, his goal is to simplify complexities for you with thorough oversight - so you can focus on running your business.
Over the course of his career, Paul has tried more than three-dozen cases to jury verdict, several with seven-figure exposure. To create successful outcomes, Paul gets to know your unique legal issues and actively pursues the specific results you seek. From his forethought and care, he has obtained large settlements, prevented foreclosures, and revised contracts with judicious scrutiny. No matter the legal responsibility you must address, Paul will support you intelligently and completely, so you can operate your business with confidence in the road ahead.
Prior to joining Sands Anderson in 2015, Paul’s entrepreneurial spirit led him to co-found a law firm, which he operated for three years. In addition, he previously worked as a buyer/manager at CarMax, subsequently launching Uniform Car Company, LLC. He leverages his business and management experience to help you navigate life’s dilemmas, striving to remove legal obstacles on your path to success.
Publications by Paul B. Hlad
•Tales from the Legal Trenches: I should have put it in the record...
Inside Medical Liability, 2018 Third Quarter
News About Paul B. Hlad
•Sands Anderson's North Carolina Law Office Relocates
•Paul Hlad Joins Sands Anderson's Raleigh Office
•Defended a physician sued by his former practice and obtained a six-figure settlement
•Prevented foreclosure and obtained settlement funds for a homeowner who had mortgage funds stolen at closing
•Revised contractual documents for a retailer of multimillion dollar power generating equipment to limit exposure in bidding process and propose client-oriented terminology in negotiations
•Investigated and defended accident cases for a nationwide construction equipment rental company, to identify client exposure to liability cases and advise on defensibility of claims
•Samaritan Health Center
•Christ Community Church
•Defense Research Institute
•North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys
•North Carolina State Bar
•Virginia State Bar
•Wake County Bar Association