education

  • University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law (J.D., 2003), with honors
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A., 1998), with distinction

bar admissions

  • Florida

court admissions

  • Florida State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
Christopher M. Paolini

Christopher M. Paolini

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Chris Paolini is a trial attorney who represents financial institutions, loan servicers, receivers, creditors, and landlords in all types of commercial and consumer litigation, including contract and real property disputes, unfair trade practice and lender liability claims, foreclosures, evictions, Uniform Commercial Code matters, and bankruptcies. He has tried jury and non-jury cases to verdict and final judgment.

A member of the firm’s consumer finance practice group, Mr. Paolini has expertise defending federal TCPA, FDCPA, TILA, RESPA, FCRA, and RICO claims, as well as claims brought under state law counterparts.

He also represents insurers, professional sports franchises, telecommunications companies, municipalities, and other business in commercial disputes and real property matters.