Paul J. Franzetti

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Paul J. Franzetti

Of Counsel

Contact Me: 346-800-6101

Practice Areas:

  • Corporate and Business
  • Family and Divorce
  • Probate and Estate

Forged in the courtroom and by real-world business operations, Paul has the knowledge and experience to give practical legal advice for the every-day and long-term challenges faced by business owners.

After completing studies in economics and in law, Paul engaged primarily in a business trial practice from 1977 to 2007, with a brief stint in a corporate securities practice.

In 2007, Paul's career turned toward management consulting, first as the Legal Director of a global firm based in the UK, but later whose roles evolved to include strategic planning and day-to-day operations.

Paul's legal practice today focuses on providing services to assist a business owner in growing and protecting the value of the business while reducing or eliminating risk. These areas include, among other things, the following:

  • Start-ups and Formations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Contracts
  • Resolving Partner Disagreements and Break-Ups
  • Raising Capital
  • Employment and Personnel
  • Intellectual Property (including trademarks, licensing, and NDA's)
  • Compliance (including Foreign Corrupt Practices and Anti-Boycott)

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1977
    • Honors: With High Honors
  • University of Texas
    • B.A. - 1974
    • Honors: With High Honors

Bar Admission

  • Texas, 1977

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Houston Bar Association, Member