Over the past 15 years, Paul has been navigating complex corporate and commercial transactions in fields and industries that are as diverse as they are challenging. With an extensive background in commercial real estate, private equity and private financings, as well as experience over a broad spectrum of corporate undertakings, Paul’s focus is on providing clients with calculated insight and practical solutions to lower their cost of doing business. Paul provides guidance on an expansive range of corporate matters including general corporate and business transactions, corporate governance, planning and tax matters, commercial real estate transactions, and corporate finance and securities considerations.
Collaborating with clients and providing user-friendly advice on issues that matter is the most exciting and rewarding part of the attorney-client relationship. Paul’s prior real-world experience in the corporate sector gives him a unique perspective and understanding of his client’s businesses and the challenges they face and enables him to volunteer both legal experience and pragmatic business strategy.
Prior to joining Holzer Patel Drennan, Paul served as general counsel, in-house counsel, and corporate executive for a variety of global and multinational private equity firms and multi-million dollar real estate investment funds. More recently Paul operated his own boutique law firm specializing in corporate transactions for a diverse client base including entrepreneurial and start-up businesses as well as mid-market asset management firms.
J.D., LL.M. (Tax) – University of Denver, Sturm College of Law
B.S., double major in Journalism & Communications – University of Northern Colorado