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Paul DeCailly is a former United States Marine who proudly served from 1989 to 1993 as an Amphibious Assault Vehicle Crewman / Crew Chief.

After being Honorably Discharged from the Marine Corps, Paul began his education and obtained a Bachelors Degree in interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on the American Judicial System from Wayne State University in Detroit Michigan, and went on to Law School at Thomas M. Cooley Law School where he received his Juris Doctorate Degree with certificates in Litigation and Solo Practice Concentrations on May 13, 2000.

While attending Law School Paul Clerked for the Hon. Colleen O’Brian in the Oakland County Circuit Court, and also clerked for a prominent civil rights and employment discrimination attorney in Franklin Michigan.

Paul also did a one semester externship at the Washtenaw County Office of the Public Defender which eventually lead to a position with the office as a full time/part time assistant public defender from February of 2001 to September of 2002.

Paul took the State of Michigan Bar Exam in July of 2000 and received notice that he passed on November 2, 2000. He was sworn into the practice of law on November 17, 2000 and opened his Law Practice on November 18, 2000. In July of 2004 Paul took and passed the Florida Bar Exam becoming licensed to practice in Florida on October 4, 2004.


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
    16 years
  2. Chapter 7: 5%
    15 years
  3. Chapter 13: 5%
    15 years



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DeCailly Law Group PA

19455 Gulf Blvd.
Ste 8
Indian Shores, FL, 33785


FLMember in Good Standing200401/11/2016
MIActive And In Good Standing200001/07/2016
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2000