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Paul Nathan

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Paul Nathan’s is an experienced litigator and trial attorney. Paul is a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College in Dubois, WY. He has litigated and tried a range of cases from prosecuting medical malpractice and personal injury, domestic violence civil and restraining order matters, breach of contract, all aspects of highly litigious family law matters to defending contractors and doctors against the State of California Department of Justice and Attorney General’s office. He has successfully represented people and small business against large corporations, including insurance companies, predatory debt collectors, and the State and Federal Government.

While in law school, Paul was a legal intern at United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands, working on Prosecutor v. Fatmir Limaj, et al. in 2005 and Prosecutor v. Ramush Haradinaj, et al. in 2007.

Paul is a Fifth Generation San Franciscan, avid tennis player, cook, wine collector and sailor. Additionally, he is a dedicated advocate supporting the adoption of animals in need of homes.

Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation and Civil Trials

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation.

Bar Admissions

California, 2009

U.S. District Court Northern District of California

U.S. District Court Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court Central District of California


 Trial Lawyers College, Dubois, Wyoming

 Golden Gate University School of Law

  • Juris Doctor with Honors

University of San Francisco

  • Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude

Published Works and Presentations

 Using the Trial Lawyers College Method at Arbitration                                              

The Warrior, Magazine of the Trial Lawyers College2013

$14 billion in Child Support Left Unpaid & What To Do                                     2013

National Public Radio, Los Angeles

Communicating with a Client Who Speak English as a Second Language    

Bar Association of San Francisco Bulletin                                                           2014

Changing Judicial Opinion on Pet Custody                                                         2014


 The Divorce Handbook for California Women: What Every                             2019

California Woman Needs to Know About Divorce                                 

Employing Civil Sanctions in Family Law Cases:  C.C.P. § 128.5                    2020

Highlighted Speaker before the Sacramento Bar Association, Family Law Section

How Can I have my Opposing Counsel Sanctioned for                                     2021

Obstructive Behavior? Utilizing Code of Civil Procedure

Section 128.5 in Family Law Cases

 Narcissist Divorce & Custody Battle Handbook for                                          2021

California Women

Trial Practice Guide – Family Law – California Edition

Lawyers and Judges Publishing                                                                   anticipated Spring 2022

 Honors and Awards

AV Preeminent®: The highest peer rating standard.

Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers

Representative Cases

 Corona-Contreras v. Gruel (2017) 857 F.3d 1025


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