Paul I. Perkins is now the General Counsel of Spirit Delivery and Distribution, Inc.
Prior to coming to Spirit, Paul was the managing partner of Perkins & Associates, P.C. A substantial part of Mr. Perkins’ practice centers around partnership, commercial and real estate/construction litigation. He is also actively involved in advising clients with regard to real estate investing, corporate and real estate leasing transactions. Mr. Perkins represents a variety of clientele from small business owners and individuals to large corporations doing business internationally. Mr. Perkins has taken a lead in litigating the following cases:
Prior to forming Hadley Perkins, P.C., Mr. Perkins was a partner at Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg & Perkins, P.C., where he was the head of the corporate and commercial litigation department. Mr. Perkins is admitted to the Bar in New Jersey, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the bar of New York State, as well as the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Mr. Perkins received his law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law where he was the Coordinating Editor of the Public Law, Policy, and Ethics Journal. While at Cardozo, he was a member of the securities committee of the New York County Lawyers Association.
Mr. Perkins has an interesting and creative background. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Perkins was the Executive Director of a regional opera company based in Illinois. He has a Bachelor of Music from the New England Conservatory of Music. Subsequent to his time at the Conservatory, Mr. Perkins traveled throughout the United States performing as an opera singer. He performed with Central City Opera, Florida Grand Opera and the Utah Festival Opera Company. He can be found on Newport Classics recording of The Ballad of Baby Doe.
Languages spoken: Spanish
Hourly ($200-325/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes), Pro bono (5%)
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I worked with Paul for several years and have seen him zealously represent and advocate for his clients while at the same time handling matters efficiently and with the utmost professionalism. I endorse him wholeheartedly.
Jason Tuchman Mediation Attorney
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Mr. Perkins is well-known in the local legal community as a trial attorney. He is highly skilled in settling matters without going to trial and getting the best results for his clients and an outstanding trial attorney when trials are necessary. I highly recommend.
Edward Mcginty Immigration Attorney
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Managing Partner||Perkins & Associates, P.C.||2014 - Present|
|Managing Partner||Hadley Perkins, P.C.||2013 - Present|
|Partner and Department Head||Lynch Lynch Held Rosenberg & Perkins, P.C.||2008 - Present|
|Associate||Cohn, Lifland, Pearlman, Herrman & Knopf, LLP||2005 - 2008|
|Judicial Intern||United States District Court for the State of New Jersey||2004 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Newark School of the Arts||Board of Trustees||2013 - Present|
|Hudson County Inns of Court||Member||2013 - Present|
|Team Walker||Corporate Sponsor||2012 - 2012|
|Child Advocacy Center of Union County||Board Member||2010 - 2012|
|Cardozo Public Law, Policy, and Ethics Journal||Coordinating Editor||2005 - 2006|
|McGraw Communications, Inc. v. Care One||Confidential|
|Yariv v. AT&T Corp. SOM-L-272-05||Confidential|
|Kowalski v. Yellowpages.com, LLC (S.D.N.Y)||Pending|
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|Mortgage Banking Publication||What You Need To Know About Home Inspections||2008|
|Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|New England Conservatory of Music||Vocal Performance||Bachelor of Music||2002|