Texas Attorney General’s Office Paul Singer Joins Kelley Drye, Bolsters State AG Practice

Mr. Singer has over 20 years of experience in Texas Office of the Attorney General having spent the majority of his time in the Consumer Protection Division, including as Division Head. Most recently, he served on the agency’s executive leadership team as Associate Deputy Attorney General for Civil Litigation, where he oversaw all plaintiff-driven civil litigation for the Attorney General, including Consumer Protection, Environmental Protection, Antitrust, Medicaid Civil Fraud, and Bankruptcy and Collections. A significant part of Mr. Singer’s practice has been leading major multi-state investigations, many involving Fortune 500 companies, where he has repeatedly led 50 states plus the District of Colombia to colonization, many of which amount to several million dollars.

“Paul is well-known and well-respected within the state attorney general community and is often asked for advice on the appropriate ways to handle a consumer protection investigation – from publicity issues to privacy and privacy issues. data breach,” said Dana Rosenfeld, Managing Partner, Kelley Drye. “His addition strengthens our state attorneys general practice, and his experience, expertise and unique relationships with numerous attorneys general, chief deputies and consumer protection staff from both political parties will benefit our clients as measures move forward. enforcement at the state level are increasing.”

“The opportunity to join an established firm with Kelley Drye’s reputation, depth of knowledge and experience was an opportunity I could not pass up,” Mr. Singer said. “The combination of deep subject matter expertise and federal expertise with the familiarity to maneuver through the maze of state laws and the nuances of state attorney general investigations will provide our clients with a level of service unmatched by any other company. I have had the opportunity over the years to watch the Kelley Drye team across the table. I have always been impressed with their depth of knowledge and the way they handle their cases, and I look forward to joining the team.

In recognition of his contributions to the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) and the attorneys general nationwide through exemplary expertise and achievement, Mr. Singer received the NAAG Career Staff of the Year Award. in 2020. In 2018, he received the Faculty of the Year Award from the National Attorneys General Training and Research Institute (NAGTRI) for his significant contributions to the development and delivery of training programs high quality legal for its counterparts across the country. Mr. Singer earned his JD from University of Texas faculty of law, and his BA with high honors from the University of Texas at Austin.

Also joining Kelley Drye from Texas The Attorney General’s Office is Senior Associate Beth Bolen Chun. Ms. Chun is from the Consumer Protection Division of the Attorney General’s Office of Texaswhere she investigated and prosecuted violations of the Texas Deceptive Marketing Practices Act and other state and federal consumer protection laws.

Kelley Drye enjoys a national reputation as a corporate defendant attorney in federal and state investigations and litigation. The firm offers a unique combination of subject matter expertise and connections at every level, from staff attorneys to state attorneys general and FTC commissioners.

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