Harlan Lee Paul

Harlan Lee Paul

Paul, Elkind, Branz & Kelton, P.A.
  • Business Law, Estate Planning, Insurance Claims...
  • Florida
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Harlan Paul was born April 1, 1955 in Jacksonville, Florida and began the practice of law in DeLand, Florida in 1979. He practiced as a partner with the law firm of James, Zimmerman & Paul, LLP until founding the firm of Paul, Elkind & Branz, P.A. in 2003. His practice focuses on personal injury and commercial litigation matters. Mr. Paul is AV-Rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, the highest rating available for legal ability and ethical standards. He has also been recognized for his legal abilities by being named to the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. His trial experience has resulted in obtaining certification as a Civil Trial Advocate by National Board of Trial Advocacy (accredited by the America Bar Association). He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an organization requiring verdicts or settlements in excess of one Million Dollars each to obtain membership. He is a member of Florida Justice Association formely known as the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and a member of the American Association for Justice (formerly the American Trial Lawyers Association), and a fellow of the litigation Counsel of America. Mr. Paul has been selected to the Florida Super Lawyers for 2007-2017. Mr. Paul continues to be active in civic and community matters. He was appointed by Governor Jeb Bush and Congressman John Mica to serve as a member of the Florida Federal Judicial Nominating Commission, on which he was reappointed by Senator Mel Martinez where he served until 2010. Mr. Paul served as the Chair of Stetson University Board of Trustees until 2010-2014. He has been a Member of the Board of Trustees since 2004. He has previously been an Adjunct Professor at Stetson University in the area of Business Law. He is the past Vice- President of the Emergency Medical Foundation and has been a member of the Foundation's Board of Directors from 1990-2010. He has previously served as a member of the Board of Directors.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Insurance Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Wrongful Death
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    Contingent Fees for Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
11th Circuit
Professional Experience
Managing Attorney
Paul, Elkind, Branz & Kelton, P.A.
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Partner
James, Zimmerman, Paul & Clayton, LLP
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Education
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
J.D.
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Stetson University
B.A. | Sociology and Psychology
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Awards
Florida Superlawyer
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Professional Associations
Litigation Counsel of America
Fellow
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Florida Superlawyers
Super Lawyer
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National Board of Trial Advocacy
Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate
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Million Dollar Advocate
Member
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Florida State Bar # 284955
Member
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Certifications
Board Certified Trial Advocate
American Board of Trial Advocacy
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Website
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Contact & Map
DeLand Office
142 East New York Avenue
DeLand, FL 32724
USA
Telephone: (386) 734-3020
Fax: (386) 734-3096
Deltona Office
505 Deltona Boulevard
Deltona, FL 32725
USA
Telephone: (386) 574-5634