Paula Pavlides

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Paula Pavlides


Professional Profile

Paula Pavlides is a partner and trial attorney in the firm’s litigation group. She focuses her practice in complex insurance defense, including premises liability, automobile accident claims, labor law cases, and municipal cases where she defends public school districts across New York State in personal injury actions.

Prior to joining CFO, she was an Assistant Attorney General under the Dennis Vacco and Eliot Spitzer administrations. Ms. Pavlides has successfully obtained defense verdicts in her trials.

Practice Areas

  • General Liability Defense
    • Educational Institution Defense
    • Municipal Defense
    • Motor Vehicle Liability Defense
    • Premises Liability Defense
  • Professional Liability
    • Legal Malpractice
  • Personal Injury


  • St. John’s University School of Law (J.D. 1995)
  • Loyola College in Baltimore, Maryland (B.A.)


  • New York State Bar
  • US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • US District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • New Jersey State Bar


  • Queens County Bar Association
  • Queens County Bar Association Board of Managers

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