Paul Weinstein


A Maine native, Paul is a member of our business practice group. At an early age, he immersed himself in his family’s real estate business, and through this experience, Paul has a practical understanding of the challenges his clients face and how best to resolve them.

Practice Areas

His practice focuses on real estate law and business organization, which includes:

  • Closing commercial and residential real estate transactions
  • Creating and amending condominium and homeowners’ associations
  • Appearing before local zoning and planning boards
  • Preparing and negotiating residential and commercial leases
  • Evictions; and creating limited liability companies and corporations

Additionally, he handles estate planning matters, including drafting wills, trusts, and powers of attorney, and the administration of estates through the probate process.

Education & Legal Career

Prior to joining Shaheen & Gordon, he worked in the litigation group of a New England-based firm gaining significant trial and appellate experience representing national financial institutions and lenders in civil real estate matters.

A graduate of Boston University’s School of Management, he returned to Maine to attend the University of Maine’s School of Law, where he received special honors for his scholastic achievement in taxation law.


  • Member of the Bar - Maine
  • United States District Court for the District of Maine


  • B.S. Boston University School of Management, 2009
  • J.D. University of Maine School of Law, 2013


  • Associate Attorney, Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. 2017-present
  • Associate Attorney, Bendett & McHugh, P.C. 2014-2017

Membership & Community Involvement

  • Old Orchard Beach Zoning Board of Appeals 2013-2017
  • Maine State Bar Association
  • Maine Association of Realtors

Reported Cases

  • U.S. Bank, N.A. v. Tannenbaum, 2015 ME 141

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