Paul is a founding partner of Davis Bucco. With more than 25 years of experience as a civil lawyer, Paul has focused his expertise on construction and general commercial litigation. He has represented all construction industry participants, including owners, general contractors, subcontractors, material and equipment suppliers, architects, engineers and sureties. In particular, Paul has effectively represented his clients in the resolution of construction disputes and claims; developing and negotiating contracts; zoning and planning, environmental and local municipal board appearances; the facilitation of land development projects, including multi-lot residential communities and commercial projects; and all other general business-related issues.
Paul’s unique legal perspective, derived from owning and operating a business prior to his legal career, instinctively influences his client interactions. He relates to the individuals he represents, recognizing that their construction hurdles present significant business issues. Based on this knowledge, Paul handles every case in a practical manner, emphasizing cost-effective results while maintaining the highest caliber professional representation.
Paul has tried numerous jury and non-jury cases to verdict. He is admitted to practice before both state and federal courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Paul has served as a Master in the Court of Common Pleas of Delaware County, as the solicitor to the Office of Housing and Community Development of Delaware County and as the solicitor to the Concrete Cutters Association. Having arbitrated both single-arbitrator and panel arbitrations administered by the American Arbitration Association and successfully mediated numerous construction-related disputes, Paul has the depth of experience to bring his clients’ issues to the best possible resolution.
Paul is the solicitor to the Pennsylvania Concrete Masonry Association and the Resilient Floor Covering Institute. In addition, he is an active member in the General Building Contractors Association, the Delaware Valley Masonry Institute, the Associated Builders and Contractors Southeast PA Chapter and the Eastern Building Dealers Association. Since 2009, Paul has been featured in Philadelphia magazine’s annual list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers.
Paul attended Temple University and Widener University School of Law.