Paul M. Mahoney

Paul M. Mahoney

Partner
Location:
Denver, Colorado
Phone:
303-800-3168
888-575-4383 (Toll Free)
Fax:
303-987-0045
Email:

Paul Mahoney is a civil trial lawyer who focuses his practice on medical and insurance litigation. He represents policyholders in disputes with insurance companies. He also represents people and families who have been harmed by medical errors, with special emphasis on the needs of children. He is admitted to practice in the Colorado state courts, the United States District Court for the District of Colorado and the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit. He is a member of both the American Association for Justice and the Colorado Trial Lawyers' Association.

Paul enjoys spending time with his wife and three young children (including a set of twins). His hobbies include lacrosse, hockey, skiing, and tennis.

He has been selected as a Super Lawyer in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and in 2017. In 2015, 2016 and 2017, Paul was selected to Super Lawyers under the category of Insurance Coverage.  Only 5% of attorneys are selected as Super Lawyers.***

He is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which is limited to attorneys who, while acting as lead counsel, have achieved awards or settlements in excess of $2,000,000 for an individual client. 

Emergency Room Malpractice
Medical Malpractice
Birth Injuries
Failure to Diagnose Cancer

Year Joined Firm

  • 1993

Areas of Practice

  • Bad Faith Insurance
  • Wrongful Death
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1998

Education

  • Duke University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 1993
    • Honors: Moot Court Competition, 1991
  • Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    • B.A. - 1989
    • Honors: Atlantic Coast Conference Honor Roll, 1986-1989
    • Honors: Captain, NCAA Division I Lacrosse, 1989
    • Honors: All-Atlantic Coast Conference Team, NCAA Division I Lacrosse, 1989
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Post-Trial Wrangling: Hanging on to Large Non-Economic Damages Awards in Wrongful Death/Medical Malpractice Cases, Trial Talk, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, December, 2000
  • Damage Caps Revisited: Malpractice vs. Wrongful Death Caps and Constitutional Implications, Trial Talk, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, December, 2001

Classes/Seminars

  • Damage Caps Revisited: Malpractice vs. Wrongful Death Caps and Constitutional Implications, Annual Convention of the Colorado Trial Lawyers' Association, Copper Mountain, Colorado, August 10, 2001

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to Super Lawyers , 2011 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1993 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 1993 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1993 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member, 1993 - Present
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Life Member