Paul A. Prados

Paul A. Prados joined the law firm of Day & Johns, PLLC (formerly Cuccinelli & Day, PLLC) at its founding in November 2005. Mr. Prados runs the firm’s federal litigation, trust and estate litigation, and real estate litigation. Mr. Prados also handles commercial litigation, multijurisdictional litigation, and acts as local counsel for litigants from outside the Commonwealth.

Notable representations include:

Obtained trial judgment for a trustee and executor involving multijurisdictional law, preserving the assets of an estate and trust from being taken in total by a third party. Two years later successfully defended executor’s and trustee’s right to remain a fiduciary in a subsequent lawsuit brought by a beneficiary.

Brokered multiparty settlement agreement between three defendants and three additional interested parties to resolve a high value real estate sales contract dispute for an executor.

Obtained judgment in federal court at trial for a high compensation sales manager for past due commissions under a unilateral unwritten contract theory.

Obtained judgment in a federal court jury trial as part of trial team in a commercial contract matter resulting in a verdict for clients of nearly $1,000,000 including a judgment for attorneys’ fees.

Published cases with substantial involvement include:

Miller v. Brown, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 462 F.3d 312 (4th Cir. 2006).

Miller v. Brown, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 503 F.3d 360 (4th Cir. 2007).

Buffalo Wings Factory, Inc. v. Mohd, E.D. Va., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 86360, (E.D. Va. 2008).

Dodge v. CDW Government. Inc., E.D. Va., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48015, (E.D. Va. 2009).

Mr. Prados is a 2005 graduate of George Mason University School of Law and received his undergraduate degree from George Washington University in 2000.