Paul Applebaum – Attorney Profile
Born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota, Paul has been a trial lawyer his entire career and particularly focuses on representing minority civil rights plaintiffs. Many of Paul’s cases have involved claims against St. Paul and Minneapolis police officers, though his experience extends well beyond the Twin Cities Metro area alone. Paul has successfully sued out lawsuits against police officers throughout Minnesota as well as in other states.
Paul is also a veteran criminal defense attorney and has spent the last 20+ years defending his client’s rights with diligence and determination. Paul has appeared in state and federal courts throughout the United States and over the course of his career, has successfully resolved over hundreds of civil rights and criminal cases in favor of his clients. His courtroom demeanor is tough, to the point, and ultimately tethered to the best interests of his clients. Drawing from a two decade long career, experience and expertise ensure the highest caliber of representation.
Accolades & Acknowledgements
- Minnesota Lawyer Attorney of the Year – 2020
- Innocence Project of Minnesota’s Never Forgotten Award – 2011
- National Trial Lawyers Top 100