- June 1, 2020
-- Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce Phoenix partner Patrick Paul (https://www.swlaw.com/
paul) has been elected treasurer of UPWARD for Children & Families. (https://www.upwardaz.org/)
Paul previously served on UPWARD's board from January 2004 to July 2005 and re-joined UPWARD in September 2018.
UPWARD is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and families with special needs. Founded in 1958 they provide services in Phoenix including inclusive childcare and infant care; special education – preschool and K-12; day treatment and training for adults; outpatient pediatric therapy; feeding and swallowing therapy; music therapy; occupational therapy; physical therapy; and speech and language therapy.
Paul's practice is concentrated in environmental and toxic tort litigation with an emphasis on federal, state, and local permitting and regulatory compliance across a broad spectrum of traditional and developing industries, including real estate, hospitality, industrial expansion, renewable energy, and unmanned aerial systems (drones). He also provides land use and zoning counseling and assists new and expanding businesses maximize available economic incentives to facilitate relocation and growth.
A graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Law, Paul is involved in numerous other community organizations including the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation Executive Council (https://www.mlb.com/dbacks/community/foundation/about-the...
), St. Joseph the Worker (https://www.sjwjobs.org/
) Advisory Board, and as volunteer for Boys Team Charity (https://www.boysteamcharity.org/)
and Midwest Food Bank of Arizona (https://www.midwestfoodbank.org/
az).About Snell & Wilmer
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 450 attorneys practicing in 15 locations throughout the United States and in Mexico, including Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, California; Denver, Colorado; Washington, D.C.; Boise, Idaho; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Portland, Oregon; Salt Lake City, Utah; Seattle, Washington; and Los Cabos, Mexico. The firm represents clients ranging from large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit www.swlaw.com.