Henry Paul has been an attorney in the Milwaukee
metropolitan area since 1972. A lifelong resident of Wisconsin; Born and raised
in Milwaukee, he attended the Milwaukee Public schools and graduated form
Milwaukee Washington HS in 1965. He then attended Carthage College graduating
with honors in 1969. After being admitted to several law schools he decided
to attend Marquette and began his studies there in 1969 and graduated in 1972.
Henry is married with four grown children. He has been involved in the Boy
Scout scouting program most of his life, as well as the sport of wrestling;
Refereed high school wrestling from 1972 to 2002; coached grade school
basketball, Coached a college club wrestling team to four consecutive
championships, and been an assistant high school wrestling coach from 1996 to
2002. He has held a real estate brokers license since 1968 and was active in
the brokerage of real estate through the early 1980’s. Past experience has
included working in the trades as a carpenter, mason, painter, and plumbing
His focus while practicing law for the past 44 years has been real estate law
and many of its sub areas especially in the area of residential landlord tenant
problems, real estate offers to purchase for residential, investment and
commercial property and closing connected with the purchase and financing of
these transactions. In addition he is well known at the register in probate’s
office and has a substantial probate, and estate planning practice.
In 1998 Henry received the Volunteer Lawyer of the Year award from Legal
Action of Wisconsin at a luncheon at the Wisconsin Club of Milwaukee in
recognition of over 10 years of volunteer and pro bono service to persons who
could not afford an attorney.
In 2009 Henry was elected president of the Milwaukee
Serra Club is currently president, whose purpose it is to promote religious vocations and meets
bi-monthly at Marquette University.
Henry believes in painstaking preparation for each matter he handles and
analyzes the matter so that any downside can usually be anticipated.
Abraham Lincoln once said: “A lawyer’s time and advice, are his
stock in trade”.
Henry is an avid outdoor enthusiast having hiked Glacier Park
separate occasions, the Grand Canyon,
and the Sangre de Christo Mountains of New