Paul A. Bartels


Paul Bartels joined Somer & Heller LLP as an Associate in May 2017. Mr. Bartels received his undergraduate degree from Emory University in Political Science and Economics, and his law degree from St. John’s University School of Law. During law school, Mr. Bartels was a member of the New York Litigator Law Journal and interned for the Honorable Steven M. Jaeger at the County Court of Nassau County, as well as for the Federal Trade Commission’s Consumer Protection Bureau in Manhattan.

After law school, Mr. Bartels worked in private practice in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury, labor and employment law and professional liability defense. Since joining the Firm, Mr. Bartels has expanded his practice to include landlord/tenant law, corporate/business transactions and matrimonial/family law. Due to his outstanding reputation in the legal community, Mr. Bartels was recognized as a SuperLawyers Rising Star for 2016 through 2018. .

Mr. Bartels is admitted to practice in the State and Federal Courts of New York and is a member of the New York State, Suffolk County, and Nassau County Bar Associations