Paul Gaytán, a 5th generation Texan, graduated with high honors from Texas Lutheran University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. During his undergraduate studies, Paul also attended the University of London, where he studied Shakespeare and English Common Law. In 1998, Paul earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence from The University of Texas School of Law and became licensed to practice law in Texas State and Federal Courts.
Paul began his legal career by working for a well-respected civil litigation firm in McAllen and became a named Partner in just three years. At that time, the firm was named Gonzalez, Gaytán, Garza & Castillo, LLP. During his ten years at the firm, Paul primarily represented doctors, hospitals, insurance companies, and businesses in complex/high stakes litigation throughout Texas. He was also responsible for managing the Corpus Christi office for the firm.
In 2008, Paul founded the Gaytán Law Firm. His experience and specialized knowledge enable him to represent clients in a broad range of legal matters. He has successfully litigated hundreds of cases involving personal injury, business disputes, divorce, probate and other significant legal issues. He is aggressive, experienced, and committed to getting the best results for every client.
In addition to practicing law, Paul is the Chair of South Texas College's Paralegal Department. He teaches Family Law, Business Organizations, Torts, Wills & Probate, Criminal Law, Real Property, and Civil Litigation. He also lectures at continuing legal education courses.
Paul is dedicated to serving his community and is a recognized member of the State Bar of Texas' College, Pro Bono College and Care Campaign. Paul is a volunteer for Texas Rural Rio Grande Legal Aid, Inc., where he serves as a pro bono attorney for the Hidalgo County Community Justice Divorce Clinic and Wills Clinic. These clinics provide free legal services to the poor and under served.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||1998||05/31/2021|
|Attorney||Gaytan Law Firm, PLLC||2006 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Texas||N/A||N/A|
|Hidalgo County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|College of the State Bar of Texas||N/A||N/A|
|State Bar of Texas Pro Bono College||N/A||N/A|
|University of Texas School of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||1998|
|Texas Lutheran University||Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)||1994|
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