Paul has been with Drew Eckl and Farnham since 1983. For the first 25 years of his practice, he focused exclusively on the insurance industry; litigating and lecturing around the country on insurance coverage matters. He also published over 50 articles in Insurance Industry and ABA publications. He obtained his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Reinsurance designations in 2002 and has been a Georgia Super Lawyer in Insurance Coverage since 2009.
In 2008, Paul was one of two partners that formed the firm’s Financial Services and Recovery practice. Specifically, Paul focused on the extensive regulatory and compliance requirements that come into play when litigating for the firm’s financial clients. Paul built a compliance team that evaluates risks relating to UDAP/UDAAP, FDCPA, FCRA, TCPA, EFTA, and SCRA; conducts internal compliance assessments and supervises client audits relating to the firm’s compliance management system and debt collection activities; and supervises regulatory change management and cfpb rule tracking.
Paul also serves as the firm’s on the firm’s Board of Directors as the firm’s Director of Compliance.