Before becoming a full-time mediator, Paul was a long-time coverage attorney, including service as Vice Chair of the ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee. He is currently co-chair of its ADR Subcommittee. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Insurance Law, as is Van Osselaer Dispute Resolution as a Tier 1 Best Law Firm in its geographic area. Paul is also repeatedly named one of the a so-called Super Lawyers now with a principal practice area of Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Paul specializes in the mediation of coverage, bad faith and risk transfer disputes around the country. He has mediated coverage and indemnity disputes of all types and sizes. Paul is also a frequent speaker and author at legal and risk management programs on effective mediation and settlement of coverage disputes.
Paul is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law and a Past President of its Alumni Association. His mediation training includes AAA Advanced Mediator Training on multi-party cases.In addition to being a Distinguished Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, he has earned the rank of Credentialed Distinguished Mediator, the highest credential of the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association.