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Paul Robinson

Senior Partner, Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg & Bagley LLP

Paul Robinson became senior partner for Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg and Bagley, a practice that emphasizes land use, environmental and government law, in 1980. In 2017, Robinson was honored in Best Lawyers in America for his practice of Real Estate Law and Land Use and Zoning Law. Prior to forming the partnership, Robinson worked as a deputy city attorney for five years and worked for Mayor Pete Wilson for two years. He has been appointed and reappointed to numerous government boards, including the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority and the Mission Bay Park Committee. He also serves as chair of the Lincoln Club of San Diego.

ALMA MATER: San Diego State University

CAR: Drives a BMW M5.

ADVICE: “Concentrate on the important issues.”

AFTER HOURS: Enjoys running and exercising.

OUTREACH: Contributes to SDSU and USD School of Law.