Paul is an Associate with Liff, Walsh & Simmons and a member of the firm’s Real Estate, Commercial Finance, and Business Law Practice Groups. In his real estate transactions practice, he routinely assists clients in every phase of the real estate sale and acquisition process, including drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, commercial and residential leases, and deeds, as well as counseling clients through their diligence and inspection. As part of Paul’s Commercial Finance practice, he counsels clients on either side of commercial loans by structuring, drafting, and negotiating loan documents for both term and lines-of-credit that are real estate and asset based. Paul also represents business clients in matters including entity selection, formation, governance, mergers, acquisitions and employment. Paul has been recognized as a 2019 and 2021 Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in Real Estate.
In addition to his work with the firm, Paul serves as Counsel to Eagle Title, LLC, the firm’s affiliated title company, where he oversees all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, focuses on problem resolution, and innovative transaction strategies.
Paul is a life-long Annapolis resident, where he currently lives with his wife Paige and two daughters Macy and Sloane. He graduated from Elon University with a degree in journalism, and subsequently obtained his Juris Doctor from Campbell University’s Norman Adrian Wiggans School of Law in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Paul began his career as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Paul F. Harris Jr. at the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County and subsequently joined the firm in September of 2014.
Paul is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association and Anne Arundel County Bar Association. He is also an active member of the Annapolis Rotary Club.