Biography

As a member of the Corporate Services and Financial and Real Estate Services practice groups, Paul Cambridge provides legal services to clients of all sizes and structures – from entrepreneurial startups to large, publicly held companies. He counsels clients in all aspects of mergers and acquisitions, corporate matters and lending transactions, and also has significant experience handling matters related to entity formation and planning, corporate governance, contract negotiation, strategic planning, debt and equity financing, securities law, banking regulations, joint ventures, and other business law matters. While heavily focused on the banking industry, he counsels clients within a broad range of industries, including technology, manufacturing, real estate, life sciences, construction, education, and health care.

Education

  • University of Michigan  (J.D., 2005)
  • Michigan State University  (B.S., with honors, 2003)

Admissions

  • Missouri, 2006
  • Illinois, 2006

Professional Activities

  • The Missouri Bar 
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • American Bar Association
  • Missouri Bankers Association (Bank Counsel Advisory Board Member)
  • Illinois Bankers Association
  • Missouri Independent Bankers Association
  • Community Bankers Association of Illinois

Charitable and Civic Involvement

  • Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (Board of Directors, Development Committee Member) 
  • St. Louis Zoo (Marlin Perkins Society Committee Member, Young Zoo Friends Secretary and Board Member)
  • Opera Theatre of Saint Louis (Corporate Sponsorship Committee Member, Young Friends Steering Committee Member)
  • St. Patrick Center (Young Friends Development Board Member; May 2011-January 2015)
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity 
  • National Eagle Scout Association

Accolades

  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for inclusion in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, Rising Stars (2013-2015, 2017-present)

Background

Prior to joining Armstrong Teasdale, Paul was a shareholder at a St. Louis firm where he focused on business and financial services.