C. Paul Belva


7676 Hazard Center Drive, Suite 900 San Diego, CA 92108 800-574-5587

Paul originally joined Kimball, Tirey & St. John LLP as a Paralegal in 2009 for our Landlord/Tenant Practice Group in San Diego. While continuing to work full time, Paul went back to school and completed his Juris Doctorate in 2019. During his time in law school, Paul was the Editor-in-Chief of the Thomas Jefferson Law Review and received honors recognition every semester.  He is now a practicing attorney in the Business Real Estate Group, focusing on matters involving civil, business and real estate litigation.


  • California Bar, 2020


  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Pepperdine University, B.A., International Political Science
  • University of San Diego, Paralegal Certificate

Professional and Civic Engagement:

  • Emeritus Editor-in-Chief, Thomas Jefferson Law Review, 2018-2019
  • Senior Editor, Thomas Jefferson Law Review, 2017
  • Member, Association of Business Trial Attorneys
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, San Diego County Bar Association

Special Awards:

  • Distinguished Honor Roll, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 2016-2018