Paul Scarsella

  associate    

PRESENTATIONS

  • June 2019 - How the Godfather and 20 years of Murder Cases Taught me Professionalism, LegalShield Elevate Conference 
  • October 2018- Scared Straight, teaching kids/teens about drinking & driving
  • National District Attorneys Association, trial advocacy

PUBLICATIONS

  • Featured in: The Intersection of Legal Plans With Technology by Keri Norris 

ASSOCIATIONS

Ohio State Bar Association

After graduation from Capital University Law School in 1997, Paul began his legal career with the Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s office. As part of the first gang prosecution unit Paul worked on a multitude of long term investigations into street gang in Columbus. Paul also worked closely with fire investigators as the arson prosecutor until he left the office in 2003 to start his own private practice in Youngstown.

In 2005 he was offered a position as an assistant prosecutor in Delaware County. During his time in Delaware he began teaching trial advocacy with the National District Attorneys Association. In 2007 Paul was tapped to start the special prosecutions unit for the Ohio Attorney General. There he headed a unit of experienced prosecutors who traveled the state assisting local prosecutors with major felony offenses. It was during this time that Paul developed a specialty in homicide prosecutions and during his 10 plus years in the unit he handled over 50 homicide cases, 26 of which went to trial to verdict. He joined MSH in January 2018 with over 20 years of trial experience, both as a practitioner and an instructor. He brings a wealth of trial experience to the firm and when not trying cases in a court room he enjoys playing golf and spending time with his 4 children and his wife Wendy.

EDUCATION

Capital University Law School, 1997, J.D.
Youngstown State University, 1994, B.A.

PUBLICATIONS

The Technology Implementation Journey, Part III-ABA Law Practice Today

The Technology Implementation Journey, Part II-ABA Law Practice Today

Legal Technology From a Managing Partner Perspective-ABA Law Practice Today

Legal Service Plans Deliver Wider Access to Justice, American Bar Association's Law Practice Today

PRESENTATIONS

December 2018- How Legal Service Plans Create Access to Justice for Clients and Business for Lawyers, Ohio State Bar Association
September 2018- Attorney Professional Conduct Rules, Re-regulation and Access to Justice. National Provider Conference for Legal Shield
July 2018- The Future of Your Law Practice at Elevate by LegalShield
March 2018- How Simple Technology is Bridging the Access to Justice Gap, GLSA-ABA Conference
July 2017- The Future of the Practice of Law at Elevate by LegalShield

ASSOCIATIONS

Ohio State Bar Association

American Bar Association

GLSA

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