For over twenty-nine years Paul M. Gaide's practice has emphasized superior representation of clients in state and federal courts, and in transactions.
Mr. Gaide's unique combination of education and vocational experiences in family law, business litigation, commercial transactions, finance, insurance, tax, and accounting result in his clients receiving valuable insights and exceptional service.
Mr. Gaide's general approach, both with his clients and opposing parties / counsel, is to be direct, after gaining a full understanding of the facts, as applied to the applicable law. Mr. Gaide uses his education, experience and training to maximize results for clients, whether through negotiation or through appropriately aggressive litigation.
Prior to opening his own firm in 1994, Mr. Gaide practiced law with the multi-national Am Law 100 firm of Edwards & Angell, LLP (n/k/a Locke Lord, LLP), and the then third largest law firm in the State of Connecticut, Schatz & Schatz, Ribicoff & Kotkin (dissolved).
University of Colorado School of Law, Juris Doctor, Emphasis in Taxation (1989) (Research Assistant: N. Steuben, Real Estate Planning (Cases, Materials, Problems, Questions and Commentary) (3d ed. 1989)
University of Denver, College of Business Administration, B.S.B.A. - Finance (1980) (Bal F. Swan Scholar, Dean’s Lists)
Phoenix Strategies – Certificate of Completion – Mediation Theory and Practice (2018)
Typical clients of Paul M. Gaide have included individuals, national banks, state banks, multi-state private investment companies, a former Big 8 accounting firm, bankruptcy trustees, a creditors' committees, the FDIC, the RTC, mortgage companies, loan servicers, private corporations, limited liability companies, and others.
Family Law - Litigations and Mediation Cases have included the following types of issues and results in Mr. Gaide's practice: