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PAUL J. GOLDSTEIN

Paul J. Goldstein, Esq.

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Biography

Paul Goldstein is admitted to the New York and Florida State Bars; the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Northern, and Eastern District of New York; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mr. Goldstein is Board Certified in civil trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He appears in New York Super Lawyers of the Hudson Valley magazine. Mr. Goldstein is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyer's Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Dutchess County Bar Association and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has also been a delegate with the New York State Bar Association, and a Past President of the Dutchess County Bar Association.

Mr. Goldstein speaks regularly at seminars and programs at the State and County Bar level. 

Education

  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Juris Doctor - 1975
  • State University of New York, Albany, New York
    • B.A. - 1972
    • Honors: magna cum laude

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Board member and Vice Chairman, TEG Federal Credit Union
  • Past Board member and Current Member, Poughkeepsie Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Board Member, American Heart Association
  • Member and Past Board Member, Poughkeepsie Tennis Club
  • Past President, Poughkeepsie Ballet Theater
  • Former Attorney and Current Member, Wappingers Falls Elk’s Club

Professional Associations

  • New York State Trial Lawyer's Association, Member
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Dutchess County Bar Association , Member
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Delegate
  • Dutchess County Bar Association, Past President

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Current Employment Position

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Construction Accidents
  • Nursing Home Injuries
  • Dog Bites
  • Trip/Slip and Fall
  • Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1976
  • Florida, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1976
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2003

Honors

  • New York Super Lawyers, Hudson Valley magazine
  • Development Volunteer of the Year, American Heart Association
  • Past Board member and current member of the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce.