Attorneys
Paul F. Devine
E-mail:  pdevine@balblawyers.com

 Paul has thirty years’ experience in various types of litigation, in a career that has focused on insurance defense, asbestos, automotive warranty, personal injury, contract, labor, and real estate claims; counseling and advising national real estate companies regarding regulatory issues affecting real estate brokers and agents; and drafting contracts, deeds, wills and trusts.  Paul has appeared in Missouri, Illinois, and the US District Courts in Eastern Missouri, Western Missouri, and Southern Illinois, as well as the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri.

Honors:

 

  • Ten Best Real Estate Attorneys – Missouri, 2018-2019 for Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service
  • Order of the Wool Sack 1993
  • Life Member of Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society

Education:

 

St. Louis University - School of Law J.D. - cum laude 1993

Rank: 10/249 (top 5%) - GPA 3.421

St. Louis University - College of Arts and Science   B.A. - cum laude 1981

Licensure:

 

  • Missouri – 1993   #41598
  • Illinois – 1994      #6224785
  • US District Court – ED Missouri – 1993
  • US District Court – SD Illinois – 2000 

Practice Areas:

 Real Estate; Litigation; Appellate; Toxic Torts; Consumer Law; Construction; Contracts; Wills and Estates; Probate

Community:

 Commissioned Lay Pastor of Presbyterian Church (PCUSA)  -  2002 to 2010)) - Commissioned to lead youth worship service and pulpit supply to rural churches.