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Paul A. Winick


Paul A. Winick concentrates his practice on the litigation of a wide variety of business disputes, with particular focus on intellectual property and unfair competition, art law, disputes over management and control of corporations and partnerships, and construction law. A former federal prosecutor, Paul also represents individuals and organizations in the defense of white-collar criminal cases.

Paul has tried cases in federal and state courts, conducted arbitrations before the tribunals of the American Arbitration Association, and argued appeals before the United States Courts of Appeal and New York's Appellate Division. He is a member of the New York and District of Columbia bars and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second, Fifth, Eleventh, and Federal Circuits; the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York; and the United States Courts of Federal Claims and International Trade. Paul belongs to the American Bar Association and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, where he is a member of the Art Law Committee.

Paul received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School in 1976 and an LL.M. from Tulane Law School in 1983. Prior to becoming Counsel to Cahill Partners LLP in 2007, Paul was a partner in the business litigation department of Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Steiner LLP for 18 years. Prior to that Paul was the Deputy Chief of the U. S. Department of Justice Torts Branch office in New York, an Assistant United States Attorney in the U. S. Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of Louisiana (New Orleans), a staff attorney in the Enforcement Division in the Securities and Exchange Commission’s New York Regional Office, and an Examining Attorney and Bureau Chief at the New York City Department of Investigation.