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Paul Howard Spaeth

Paul Howard Spaeth

also known as Paul Spaeth, Paul H. Spaeth

Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 100%
    27 years

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

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  • Richard Earl West

    Paul is an excellent bankruptcy attorney. His approach is thorough and practical and his judgement is respected by the entire bar, both creditors and debtors. He is a true professional in every sense of the word. I recommend him without reservation.


    Richard West Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Charles Frooman

    I endorse this lawyer. Paul is an exceptional attorney. As a Chapter 7 panel trustee, Paul has a keen insight into Chapter 7 bankruptcy and is able to provide this insight and other experience to his clients. You will be well served by Paul.


    James Frooman Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Paul H. Spaeth Co., LPA.

7925 Paragon Road
Suite 101
Dayton, OH, 45458


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyPaul H. Spaeth Co., L.P.A.1997 - Present
AttorneyPickrel, Schaeffer & Ebeling Co, LPA1990 - 1997
AttorneyU. S. Dept. Of Justice/Office Of The U.S. Trustee1988 - 1990
AttorneyLegal Aid Society of Columbus1983 - 1988
Association namePosition nameDuration
Dayton Bar FoundationFellow2015 - Present
Ohio State Bar FoundationFellow2014 - 2015
American Bankruptcy Law ForumMember, Board of Trustees2008 - 2010
Local Rules Committee (Consumer), Bankr Ct SD OhioMember2008 - 2009
American Bankruptcy InstituteN/A2006 - Present
National Association of Bankruptcy TrusteesN/A2000 - Present
Dayton Bar AssociationPast Chair, Bankruptcy Committee1990 - 1991
Ohio State Bar AssociationN/A1983 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A1983 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Spaeth v. Countrywide Homes Loans Inc. (In re Highland), 2010 Bankr LEXIS 2474 (Bankr SD OH 2010)Ruling in favor of Trustee, affirmed on appeal and ultimately settled
Spaeth v. Day Air Credit Union (in re Motorwerks), 50 Bankr. Ct Dec 250 (Bankr SD OH 2008)Motion to dismiss filed by credit union denied by Court.
Rieser v. Brownmor Co. (In re Pyper Constr), 2007 LEXIS 1642 (Bankr. SD OH 2007)Judgment in favor of Defendant.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Successful Judgment Collections in Ohio (National Business Institute)"The Automatic Stay"1997
How to Get Results in Collection of Delinquent Debts in Ohio (National Business Institute)"Bankruptcy and Debt Collection"1996
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Miami University of OhioPolitical ScienceN/A1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Bankruptcy InstituteDischargeability Issues from the Perspective of the Chapter 7 Trustee2014
American Bankruptcy Law ForumAttorney Blogs (Ethics)2014
Midwest Regional Bankruptcy ConferenceBankruptcy/Trustee Issues2007
Bench-Bar ConferenceBankruptcy Issues2007