Paul, a former 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


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

  • Anti‐Kickback
  • Licensing/Regulatory Matters
  • Medical/Physical Therapy Employment and Services Agreements
  • Risk Assessment


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


A veteran of three well‐regarded Northeastern law firms, Paul has extensive experience representing companies, institutions, and individuals in the medical, hospitality, retail, consumer, entertainment, 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
  • Entertainment/Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Civil RICO
  • Medical Malpractice and Negligence
  • Wage and Hour