New York, NY – National trial and litigation law firm Kaufman & Company, PLLC announces that Paul R. Dehmel has joined the firm as Senior Counsel in the firm’s New York office. Paul will focus his practice on complex commercial litigation and securities-related matters. Paul has previously represented clients in various business and commercial real estate disputes including fraud, misrepresentation and corporate usurpation issues, as well as litigating breaches of non-compete agreements. Paul has also defended investigations and FINRA inquiries, as well as investigating and assisting with the defense of white-collar criminal proceedings against senior corporate executives.
“Paul is an important addition to our New York practices and litigation capabilities. He helps us expand our strength and needs for New York Federal and State proceedings,” said Managing Member Steven S. Kaufman.
Prior to joining Kaufman & Company, Paul’s previous practice was at several different law firms in New York and Connecticut, including Paul Hastings and several AmLaw 200 and boutique law firms. Paul has successfully overseen and managed numerous complex commercial litigations from beginning to the end.
Paul earned his J.D., cum laude, from St. John University School of Law and his B.A. in History from Williams College. Paul is admitted to practice in New York and Connecticut, as well as in the U.S. District Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and District of Connecticut.