Paula M. Decker

After recently moving back to the St. Louis area, Ms. Paula M. Decker began working as a part-time Contract Attorney with Boggs, Avellino, Lach & Boggs, L.L.C.  Paula is licensed to practice law in Missouri and Hawaii.  Previously, she worked at the Hawaii Department of the Attorney General at the Hawaii Child Support Enforcement Agency (CSEA).  Her duties at CSEA included representing the State at Administrative Hearings to establish, modify or terminate current child support and/or health insurance coverage, and to establish arrears.

Previously she held jobs with other law firms in both St. Louis and Honolulu, practicing primarily in the field of civil litigation and bankruptcy.


Washington University School of Law – JD 1987

University of Missouri at St. Louis – BSBA with emphasis in accounting and Management Information Systems, 1984


Missouri, 1987

Hawaii, 1990

Practice Areas:

Family Law and Civil Litigation


American Bar Association (ABA), Missouri State Bar Association (MSBA), and Hawaii State Bar Association (HSBA).