Paul H. Rand
Paul Rand joined Zarzaur following a clerkship with the Honorable Staci G. Cornelius of the Northern District of Alabama. Before his clerkship, Paul was an attorney in the Jefferson County Public Defender's Office when the office first opened. During his time as a public defender, Paul handled hundreds of criminal cases to resolution, including dozens of bench trials and several felony jury trials.
Paul is a graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law, where he was elected President of the Student Bar Association and held numerous leadership and community service awards. During his summers, Paul worked on white-collar criminal matters at the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York in Brooklyn, and as an advocate for the civil rights of people with physical and psychiatric disabilities at the Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program.