Paul Bernard is an attorney in the Port St. Lucie office of Steinger, Greene & Feiner. Paul began his legal career as an Assistant Public Defender in the 19th Judicial Circuit. As an Assistant Public Defender, Paul gained an invaluable amount of trial experience as he handled thousands of cases from simple misdemeanors to complex felonies. Paul then earned a unique perspective into the mindset of insurance companies and corporate defendants as a civil defense attorney. Paul’s practice in civil defense has only allowed him to maximize results for his clients on the plaintiff side.
Before joining Steinger, Greene & Feiner, Paul practiced at a personal injury firm representing plaintiffs in slip and fall, automotive, and homeowner cases throughout Florida.
Originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Paul’s family relocated to Florida, where he and his siblings were raised on the Treasure Coast. Paul went on to play collegiate basketball at Methodist University, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Forensic Science. Thereafter, he earned his Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law. While in law school, Paul was also on the Board of the Black Law Student Association.
Paul has chosen to dedicate his practice to helping individuals and their families who have been seriously injured in accidents caused by someone else’s negligence. He is licensed by the Florida Bar to practice in all Florida state courts and licensed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
B.A., Methodist University (2011)
J.D., Florida Coastal School of Law (2014)
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Florida Bar Member – Trial Lawyers Section
Martin County Bar Association
St. Lucie Bar Association