Paul R. Mattingly


Paul is a general business practitioner with emphasis on transactions; mergers and acquisitions (entities, product lines, or asset groups); franchising activity; high dollar contract agreements involving manufacturing, supply and construction; business structure planning; and documentation for private equity and venture capital investments.


  • University of Notre Dame Law School  (J.D., 1975)
    • Notre Dame Law Review, notes editor
  • University of Dayton  (B.A., magna cum laude, 1972)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • Indiana

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Colerain Township
    • Juvenile referee
    • Board of Zoning Appeals past chairman
  • Notre Dame Law Association, Board of Directors past president
  • Notre Dame Club of Greater Cincinnati


  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers© 
    • Corporate, Franchise, Leveraged Buyouts, and Private Equity Law (2021-2024)