Sumter, South Carolina, attorney Paul Held spent his undergraduate years at Vanderbilt University where he majored in Political Science, graduating cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts. Soon after, he matriculated at the University of South Carolina School of Law. Earning his Juris Doctor in 1985, Paul Held remained in South Carolina, where he founded The Law Office of Paul L. Held in 1990. South Carolina inhabitants dealing with a myriad of issues can receive legal counsel at reasonable rates from The Law Office of Paul L. Held. Held represents clients seeking divorce, child custody, alimony or child support modification and collection, adoption, and custody agreements. Traffic offenses and driving under the influence account for some of the claims handled by Paul Held in his role as criminal defense attorney. Those with fiduciary problems can turn to him to hold off creditors, provide foreclosure defense, and file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Additionally, clients declaring bankruptcy receive advice from him on the best options for their individual situations. In other legal matters, Paul Held writes wills and deeds; he also functions as a notary. Offering free initial consultations, Paul Held can be reached at (803) 233-3431 or (803) 775-6669. Found online at www.PaulHeld.com, The Law Office of Paul L. Held is located in Sumter.