Paul E. Buchel


Legal Team


Samantha P. Ferrian


Legal Secretary:

Judy Hutar


Paul E. Buchel


Paul joined Cousineau, Van Bergen, McNee & Malone in early 2019. Prior to joining the firm, Paul worked as a judicial law clerk in Hennepin County District Court. Paul is a perceptive advocate who relies on his experience in multiple areas of law to craft strategies and develop winning arguments. As a law student, Paul enjoyed taking on challenges. Paul competed in multiple trial competitions, served as an Articles Editor on Law Review, was named to the Dean’s List, and earned a Health Law Certificate from the Mitchell Hamline School of Law Health Law Institute.  

Paul is also a graduate of the University of Minnesota, where he received the President’s Student Leadership and Service Award.



  • J.D., Mitchell Hamline University School of Law, 2016
  • B.A., University of Minnesota, 2011
  • President’s Student Leadership and Service Award, University of Minnesota, 2010
Associations & Memberships
  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association