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City House in Grand Center on the National Register of Historic Places houses the offices of Paul R. Hales, Attorney at Law, LLC
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About Paul R. Hales

Professional and Community Experience

Paul R. Hales now concentrates his legal practice exclusively on compliance with the HIPAA Privacy, Security, Breach Notification and Enforcement Rules. He provides all content and updates for a comprehensive, user friendly, web-based Software as a Service (SaaS) HIPAA compliance product for Covered Entities and Business Associates: The HIPAA E-Tool ®. Mr. Hales began his legal career as an appellate lawyer in the office of the noted civil rights attorney, Louis Gilden.  He became a litigator handling both civil cases and criminal defense in federal and state courts. As a partner at Goldstein and Price Mr. Hales specialized in admiralty and maritime litigation and appeals including complex multi-district federal litigation and also developed a business and estate planning practice.  

Mr. Hales has been active in the community throughout his professional career.  He was counsel to the Metropolitan Coordinating Council in the St. Louis Desegregation Case, Liddell v. Board of Education, Planning Coordinator of the St. Louis Career Education District and founder of City House Learning Centers.  As an attorney for STARRS, the St. Louis Area Regional Response System, he was the principal draftsman of a Mutual Aid Agreement among more than 40 hospitals to address mass casualty incidents in the St. Louis Region of Missouri and Illinois.

Mr. Hales has special interests and experience in health policy and public health, community development and educationHe has served on many nonprofit, business and community boards and chaired the St. Louis Community College Foundation and Aid for Victims of Crime.  Mr. Hales was recognized for community leadership by the St. Louis Black Leadership RoundtableSt. Louis Jaycees and St. Louis Congregations Allied for Community Improvement (CACI).

City House  in Grand Center
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Paul R. Hales
Attorney at Law
3534 Washington Ave.
City House in Grand Center
St. Louis, MO 63103

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Mr. Hales is a United States Army veteran and graduate of the  Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia.  He was an Infantry officer with Military Police and Special Weapons training and commanded MSA 31 Security Detachment, a secret unit, in the Republic of Korea based near the DMZ.
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