Paul Oliver Eisler
D.C. and Maryland Attorney
Paul Oliver Eisler has been the lawyer of choice for industry groups representing many companies in high technology industries, from Fortune 500 heavyweights to local cooperatives. He also provides legal solutions to businesses and individuals directly.
Clients have included CEOs, Olympic athletes, fellow lawyers, and passionate entrepreneurs, among other people in Washington, D.C. and Maryland who need solid legal advice.
He has formed startup companies and nonprofit legal entities, offered estate planning to preserve the value of clients’ hard work, and facilitated the resolution of disputes out of court, sometimes avoiding years of costly litigation.
While not presently accepting new clients, he remains actively engaged in pro bono service in multiple Washington, D.C. and Maryland communities. Below, you can find out more about his career and qualifications.
CREDENTIALS & ASSOCIATIONS
Paul received his J.D. with honors from American University Washington College of Law in 2012. He was the youngest member of the class, having enrolled at just twenty years of age. He was a staff member of the American University Law Review, which is ranked among the top-50 U.S. law journals, and an editor of the Arbitration Brief. He was also a Legal Research Fellow, focusing on laws that affect economic policy and trade.
Paul is a magna cum laude graduate of the Pennsylvania State University, where he was Chief Justice of the Student Court and earned a Bachelor of Humanities in three years with a major in English. He was a graduate of the honors program and wrote his thesis on themes of law and justice in classic American literature.
In his legal career, he has consistently maintained good standing with the District of Columbia and Maryland bars. He also joined voluntary professional organizations for attorneys, including the American Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association, the Federal Communications Bar Association, and the American Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists.
INDUSTRY & SOCIETY
A lawyer for trade associations and other industry groups in Washington, D.C., Paul has advised clients on legislation, judicial opinions, and proceedings before a wide variety of government agencies. The solid majority of his industry clients have been stakeholders in the communications and technology sectors.
His work has been used to foster and strengthen public-private partnerships, promote civil society engagement, and increase cooperation among various sectors of the economy to self-govern. To that effect, he has been involved in the development of industry best practices and other guidelines for industry.
Whether advising a Fortune 500 company or a small business, every client gets personal service.
Paul’s legal solutions for D.C. and Maryland businesses have empowered startups and growing companies with the knowledge needed to achieve their goals.
The total value of estates he has planned exceeds $30 million, and he has resolved disputes involving more than $200,000.
On behalf of nonprofit clients, he has corresponded with the IRS and the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation for the purpose of securing tax-exempt status.