Paul Mandell is a Founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Consero. In this role, Mr. Mandell provides strategic leadership for the company with a rigid focus on excellence at every level of the business. Prior to founding Consero, Mr. Mandell founded and was the President of a national legal support company that was acquired in 2007. The successor entity was recognized as one of the world’s top legal process outsourcing companies during his continued tenure as President the following year. Prior to entering the business world, Mr. Mandell practiced law at Arnold & Porter LLP and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in Washington, DC, and New York, New York, respectively, where he focused primarily on antitrust and pharmaceutical litigation. Prior to his law firm experience, Mr. Mandell clerked for the Honorable K. Michael Moore of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Mr. Mandell has a Bachelor of Arts in Government, summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Maryland and a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School, where he was a senior editor of the Yale Law Journal and Editor-in-Chief of the Yale Law & Policy Review. Mr. Mandell serves on the Board of the Yale Law School Fund, as well as the Board of Trustees of the University of Maryland Foundation. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Government & Politics at the University of Maryland. Mr. Mandell has been featured in articles in Bloomberg Business Week, The Washington Post, and The ABA Journal, among others, and he is a frequent contributor to various publications on the topic of entrepreneurship.