Paul Koontz - Gardi, Haught, Fischer & Bhosale LTD

Attorney Profiles

Paul Koontz
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Paul grew up in the Northwest suburbs and has resided in the Northern Illinois area since graduating from law school in 2014.


Paul graduated in 2011 from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a bachelor’s degree in history. He graduated Southern Illinois Law School in 2014 and admitted to the Illinois Bar in the same year.

Community & Professional Experience

He began his career at the State’s Attorney’s Office in Winnebago County and transitioned into criminal defense, real estate and corporate.

Paul joined Gardi, Haught, Fischer and Bhosale, Ltd. in 2021 and he focuses his practice primarily on corporate law including the formation, governance, sale, and purchase of business entities. He also focuses on residential evictions, along with the sale and purchase of residential and commercial real estate. Paul is client focused and understands the complexity and emotion of making legal decisions that can affect a client’s future and needs.

He has also handled cases all over Northern Illinois from the Quad Cities to Chicago, including the Eastern Division of Wisconsin.

Paul is currently licensed to practice law in Illinois, the Eastern Division of the Northern District of Illinois, the Southern District of Illinois, and the Eastern Division in Wisconsin.


Illinois State Bar Association