Paul J. Fitzer’s practice emphasizes municipal law and litigation in areas of criminal prosecution, local government, land use, and employment law. In his municipal and local government practice, Mr. Fitzer represents several cities, counties, and districts across the State of Idaho in litigation, land use, employment, municipal finance, and general municipal counsel matters. Mr. Fitzer also represents private individuals and corporations in both transactional and litigation arenas. He routinely teaches classes/seminars in land use law and municipal law for the National Business Institute, Idaho Municipal Attorney’s Association, and various local chapters of the Idaho State Bar.
Mr. Fitzer graduated from Southern Methodist University School of Law with an emphasis in Environmental Law in 1997. After graduating from law school, Mr. Fitzer joined the City Attorney’s Office for the City of Boise representing the Planning and Zoning Commission and the City Council in various areas including civil and criminal litigation, land use law, and employment law. Paul joined MSBT Law in 2006.
Paul was born and raised in Flushing, Queens, New York. He is married and has three children. When not practicing law or chauffeuring his children around, Paul is an avid white water rafter and practitioner of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Current Employment Position(s): Shareholder
Year Joined Organization: 2006
Areas Of Practice:
- Criminal Prosecution
- Civil Litigation
- Land Use
- Municipal Law
- Employment Corporate
- Idaho, 1998
- U.S. District Court District of Idaho, 1998
- Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas, 1997, J.D.
- Honors: Law Review
- State University of New York, Brockport, New York, 1993 B.S. – Honors: Majors in Communications (Cum Laude) and Philosophy (Summa Cum Laude)