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Paula A. Wells

Business Attorney at GREENSBORO, NC

5.0   2 reviews

also known as Paula A. Sinozich

  • State Years
    North Carolina - NC 18 years
    Massachusetts - MA 26 years
    Maryland - MD 31 years
  • Licensed for 18 years
    State NC
    Acquired 2006
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 26 years
    State MA
    Acquired 1998
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State MD
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Paula

Learn Paula’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Business
    70%
    Contract law; debtor/creditor law; commercial leasing; mergers and acquisitions; business formation; start-ups; financing; restructuring

    31 years

  2. Contracts and agreements
    20%

  3. Limited liability company (LLC)
    10%

Paula practices in the field of corporate and general business law with particular attention on start-ups, business acquisitions and divestitures, shareholder and operating agreements, creditor and debtor issues, commercial leases and employment contracts. 

A graduate of the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary, where she was project editor for the ABA's Administrative Law Review, she also holds a bachelor's degree from Marshall University, a master's degree from the University of Virginia, and an M. Div. from Wake Forest University.

Paula is a member of the Greensboro and North Carolina Bar Associations and is licensed to practice in Maryland and Massachusetts as well as North Carolina. She has authored several articles in the American Jurisprudence 2d series, and lectures frequently on topics that concern the small business owner. Paula was nominated by her peers in the profession for North Carolina Business Magazine's "Legal Elite" for 2012 in the business attorney category.

 

She is a member and officer of the Greensboro Chapter of the Society of Financial Services Professionals, co-chaired the Piedmont Business Ethics Award, and continues to be involved in .G.R.O.W. (Gathering Resources for Outstanding Women), of which she is a founding member.
Her community work includs her membership in Crescent Rotary Club and she is currently stated pulpit supply for Hebron United Church of Christ in Midway, N.C.

Location

Paula A Wells
806 Green Valley Road
Suite 200
GREENSBORO, NC, 27408

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Reviews

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Posted by David | January 8, 2017
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Excellent business lawyer - cuts straight to the point
Paula is someone who cuts straight to it. She is very wise and very passionate about finding the right answers for you.
Posted by Tomi | August 3, 2014
Paula is a great business lawyer!
I have used Paula for several business legal matters. She is always diligent, detail-oriented and thorough. She has an engaging personality and is always a joy to work with. I am confident in her work and trust her to take care of me.

Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 295-325 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.7 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Member
  • Connors Morgan, PLLC
  • 2005 - Present
  • Real Estate Closing Agent
  •  Robert J. Daviau Law Office
  • 2003 - 2004
  • Associate
  • Orr & Reno, P.C.
  • 1999 - 1999
  • Contract Writer
  •  Lawyers Cooperative Publishing
  • 1994 - 1995
  • Associate
  • LeBoeuf, Lamb, Leiby & MacRae, LLP
  • 1992 - 1993
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Education

  • Wake Forest University
  • M. Div. - Master of Divinity
  • 2014
  • College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • University of Virginia
  • MFA - Master of Fine Arts
  • 1984
  • Marshall University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982
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Associations

  • Society of Financial Service Professionals
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • Greensboro Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • Legal Elite
  • Business North Carolina
  • 2012

Attorney endorsements

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Given (0)
Endorse Paula
Business Attorney | May 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Paula has an excellent reputation and is a leader in the legal community. She is an "out of the box" thinker, which serves her clients well."
Business Attorney | Oct 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Wells is a sharp attorney as well as personable and erudite. I endorse this lawyer."
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GREENSBORO Business Lawyer Paula A. Wells
Paula A. Wells
Business Attorney
GREENSBORO, NC
Licensed for 31 years