Paul Rathke was born in Toledo, Ohio. He has since lived in South Carolina, Illinois, New York, Connecticut, Georgia, and Ontario. Paul has had a wide range of work-experience, his first job being with his grandfather’s 50-year old carpet cleaning business before moving to Greenville, South Carolina to help his father start a Security System business.

Paul later attended the University of South Carolina where he studied Finance and Management before attending the University of Georgia Law School. Prior to his work in personal injury law at The Joel Bieber Firm, Paul was a defense attorney. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, Georgia Bar Association, Greenville County Bar Association, American Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice.

Outside of the office, Paul enjoys an annual family vacation to Hilton Head with his daughter, two sons, and stepson and maintaining his status as a third-generation Pittsburg Steeler’s fan.