About Paul

Paul has a strong history of service and dedication to the Irvine community including over 15 years as a volunteer in the Irvine Unified School District

Irvine Unified School District Governing Board Member, 2012-Present

  • Past Board President

Irvine School Board Committee Liaison to:

  • Special Education Community Advisory Committee
  • G.A.T.E. Community Advisory Committee
  • Irvine Prevention Coalition
  • California Association of Suburban School 
  • Districts
  • Educational Partnership Fund Committee
  • Irvine Public Schools Foundation

Former Member of the IUSD Finance Committee

Former President of the Brywood Elementary School PTA

Founder of the Brywood Dads

Family: Married with two daughters and a son who are all products of Irvine Unified having attended Brywood Elementary, Sierra Vista Middle School, and Northwood High School.  His wife, Wendy, is the Executive Director of the Irvine Prevention Coalition.

Education: Received Government degree magna cum laude from Harvard University and law degree magna cum laude from Indiana University.

Professional Experience:  Paul is a business-oriented lawyer who has practiced law for over 28 years, both as a private attorney and as an in-house attorney and General Counsel. He has a wide range of experience handling complex transactions, managing compliance domestically and internationally and overseeing complex litigation to achieve successful results. He also has litigated cases in numerous areas of the law, including commercial disputes, trade secret disputes, products liability, employment law, unfair business practices, insurance law, trademark infringement, healthcare law and securities.