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Our attorneys draw upon their diverse backgrounds to provide strategic and creative solutions to complex legal problems. Our diversity includes backgrounds in engineering and business to political science, education, mathematics, insurance and journalism. As trial lawyers, we have nearly 100 years of combined legal experience. We thoroughly analyze each and every detail to craft solid legal strategies that are aimed at results - while remaining well-grounded in the law. Our attention to detail has helped not only to achieve results, but also to shape and define the law.
- Estate Planning
- Business Transactions
- Real Estate
For over 20 years Paul has helped individuals and businesses with a variety of personal and business transactions. Individuals come to Paul for assistance with wills, trusts, estate planning, probate, and residential real estate transactions, while his business clients utilize his experience to provide guidance with business strategy, contract drafting and negotiation, mergers and acquisitions, trademarks, corporate governance, and licensing. Many of Paul’s business clients see him as their outside general counsel.
Prior to joining Phillips Law Firm, Inc. Paul served as the Vice President and General Counsel for two privately held companies and as the Director of Estate and Business Planning for the Cincinnati office of Northwestern Mutual. These experiences allow him to provide proactive advice and counsel to individuals, families, entrepreneurs, and privately held businesses and their owners.
Paul is a life-long Cincinnati resident, having grown up in West Chester, Ohio and attended Cincinnati Moeller High School. Paul went on to study communications at Ohio University, where he met his wife Karen, graduating Cum Laude. After graduating from Ohio University Paul went on to the University of Dayton School of Law where his studies focused on business law, probate and estate planning.
Paul and his wife currently live in West Chester with their three children. In his time away from the office Paul enjoys exercising, bicycling, fishing, playing golf and traveling with his family.
- University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
- J.D. - 1993
- Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
- B.S. - 1989
- Honors: cum laude
- Major: Communications
- Cincinnati Moeller High School
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio