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Paul Beach Kuhl

Paul Beach Kuhl, American lawyer. Recipient Defense Attorney of Year award, San Francisco (California) Trial Lawyers Association, 2001.


Kuhl, Paul Beach was born on July 15, 1935 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Son of Paul Edmund and Charlotte (Hetche) Kuhl.


Bachelor, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1957. Bachelor of Laws, Stanford University, California, 1960.


Associate Law Offices of Walter C. Kohn, San Francisco, 1961-1963, Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold, San Francisco, 1963-1973, partner, 1973-1999, of counsel, since 2000. Pro tem judge, arbitrator San Francisco Superior Court, since 1989. Served to lieutenant United States Coast Guard, 1961.


Served to Lieutenant United States Coast Guard, 1961. Member American Bar Association, American College Trial Lawyers, American Board Trial Advocates, Defense Research Institute, Northern California Association Defense, San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, American Arbitration Association (member arbitration panel), Tahoe Tavern Property Owners Association (secretary 1979-1981, president 1981-1983), Lagunitas Country Club (vice president 1995-1997).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, reading.


Married Janey Mae Stadheim, June 24, 1967. Children: Alison Lyn, Todd Beach.