Paul A. Pagano


Practice Areas: Litigation Attorneys

Paul Andrew Pagano is an Associate in the Litigation Practice Group at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Pagano was a Litigation Associate for three years at a Manhattan law firm where he was responsible for a diverse caseload, representing clients in litigation matters and appearing before the Appellate, Supreme and Civil courts.

While in law school, Mr. Pagano served as an Alternate Dispute Resolution Intern at the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York and as a Law Clerk at a small Long Island law firm.

Mr. Pagano also worked as a Compensation Coordinator at Lehman Brothers in New York before he attended law school.

He earned his Juris Doctor in 2009 from St. John’s University School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University in 2004 where he studied in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations and made the Dean’s List.

While at law school, Mr. Pagano was named the Best Overall Advocate in the 2008 National Civil Rights Trial Competition, and he was a Regional Quarterfinalist of the 2007 Texas Young Lawyers Association Competition. He served as a Board Member and External Advocate for the Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute Mock Trial program. He also coached the Cardozo High School Mock Trial Team.

Mr. Pagano is admitted to practice in the State of New York.