PRACTICE AREAS

SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT LAW

Paul, a licensed boxing manager, represents professional athletes, entertainers, managers/agents, and promoters on a range of matters, including the drafting and negotiation of management, promotional, site, option, sponsorship, appearance, and endorsement agreements, contract issues, and compliance with state athletic commission rules, sport and site specific rules/regulations, and federal law.

  • Contract Litigation
  • Engagement of Third Parties to Secure Sponsorship/Endorsement Deals
  • Management, Promotional, Option, Site, and Training Agreements
  • Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act Compliance
  • Sanctioning Body Matters
  • Sponsorship and Endorsement Agreements
  • State and Federal Regulatory Compliance
  • Talent Agreements

HEALTH CARE LAW

Paul has extensive experience in the health care industry, including the defense and prosecution of medical malpractice, civil RICO, medical licensing, and insurance fraud cases in both federal and state courts, the drafting and negotiating of medical employment and services agreements so to comply with applicable federal and state health care laws, and the advising of clients on regulatory health care issues.

  • Anti‐Kickback
  • Civil Racketeering/Insurance Fraud
  • Licensing Matters
  • Medical/Physical Therapy Employment and Services Agreements
  • Medical Malpractice/Alternative Medical Malpractice
  • Medicare Appeals
  • Risk Assessment

GENERAL CONTRACTUAL/BUSINESS PRACTICE

In addition to his specific transactional work in the health, sports, and real estate industries, Paul also has expertise in drafting and negotiating contracts in a broad range of other contexts.

  • Employment Agreements
  • Finder’s Fee Agreements
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Model Release Forms/Modeling Contracts
  • Non‐Circumvention/Non‐Disclosure Agreements
  • Recruitment Agreements
  • Service Agreements

REAL ESTATE

A former research analyst for the Costar Group and a New York State‐licensed real estate broker, Paul represents buyers and sellers on real estate transactions in both New York and New Jersey.

  • Property Renovation and Resale
  • Residential and Commercial Closings
  • Tax Appeals

LITIGATION

A veteran of three well‐regarded Northeastern law firms, Paul has extensive experience representing companies, institutions, and individuals in the medical, hospitality, retail, consumer, and sports industries in both federal and state courts, where he has secured nearly 40 victories in dispositive motion practice and a range of favorable outcomes on trial, on appeal, and through negotiation.

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice and Negligence
  • Wage and Hour

ATTORNEY SUPPORT/COORDINATION

Paul has experience coordinating with other attorneys for their mutual benefit on both transactional and litigation matters.  He further has relationships with attorneys in at least 20 states, as well as in Canada, with whom he can coordinate legal representation across state and national borders as needed.

  • Appearance Coverage
  • Local Counsel Services
  • Motion Drafting/Support
  • Oral Argument

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