Paul Huck Jr
Paul Huck Jr is the Husband of Barbara Lagoa, she is an American attorney and jurist serving as a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Recently, she replaced Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court and she was one of two women Trump touted after Ginsburg’s death as a possible replacement. On September 9, 2020, President Trump included Lagoa on a list of potential nominees to the United States Supreme Court.
Furthermore, Lagoa was the first Hispanic woman to be appointed as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Florida. In 1989, she earned a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude from Florida International University, then received Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School in 1992 and was an Associate Editor of the Columbia Law Review.
Who is Paul Huck Jr?
He started his career at a Miami litigation boutique law firm from 1993 to 2002, where he concentrated on complex commercial litigation. During that time, he represented a wide range of clients on business torts, shareholder disputes, and violations of the federal securities and antitrust laws.
He is a lawyer for the Miami firm, Jones Day, and he focuses on business litigation, regulatory advice, and government investigations.
Furthermore, Paul has an extensive legal career working in the private and public sectors and represented entities and individuals in trials and appeals before state and federal courts in complex commercial litigation and cases of constitutional significance, according to his Lawfirm.
He served as general counsel to the governor of Florida and was the principal legal advisor to the governor on a host of constitutional, legislative, and statutory issues affecting the executive branch from 2007 to 2008.
Additionally, Paul engaged in extensive sovereign-to-sovereign negotiations and dispute resolution proceedings, including the negotiation of a gaming compact entered into between the state of Florida and the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the dispute among Florida, Georgia, and Alabama regarding the allocation of water rights among those three states.
Talking about his education he has a law degree from Harvard University and a degree from Princeton at the University of Miami School of Law.
He is the son of Judge Paul C. Huck Sr (Father) and he was appointed to the bench by President Bill Clinton. In an interview with The Washington Post, Barbara Lagoa said Judge Paul C. Huck Sr is her “godfather of the Federalist Society in Miami.”
His Net Worth is under review.