Albany & Columbia County Attorneys :: Freeman Howard, PC

Paul M. FreemanPaul M. Freeman , Esq.

T:  (518) 828-2021
F:  (518) 828-2420

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Legal Assistant
Laura Mayer

Professional Experience

Paul M. Freeman, a founding member of the law firm, has been litigating extensively in state and federal courts, at both the trial and appellate level, for over 20 years. Paul has litigated cases in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, automobile accident litigation, commercial transactions, mortgage foreclosure, estate litigation, and construction contract litigation.

Paul is also actively involved in the areas of complex commercial and residential real estate, zoning and land use planning, construction and contract law, business succession planning and estate planning.


Paul is admitted to practice in all of the Courts of the State of New York, including the Appellate Division, Third Department and the New York Court of Appeals, as well as the Northern, Southern and Eastern U.S. District Courts of New York, and the Federal Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Paul is a member of the Columbia County and New York State Bar Associations, the Capital District Bankruptcy Bar, and the American Association for Justice.


B.S., Economics and Public Policy - Cornell University (1985).
J.D. - Albany Law School of Union University (1988).

Community Involvement

President - Columbia County Bar Association
Active member - St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Valatie, New York
Instructor for American Institute of Banking
Past President - Columbia County Chamber of Commerce
Past Director - Columbia County Council on the Arts
Past Director - Little Falls School of Music
Coach - St. John's CYO Basketball program
Coach - Northern Columbia Little League

Paul and his wife, Tracey, live in the Town of Kinderhook with their children, Mikela and Maxson.