Paul McMahon

Cushnie & McMahon, P.L.
543 NW Lake Whitney Pl Ste 106
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986-1604
(772) 335-9219

Mr. McMahon has over 25 years of experience as a trial lawyer on the Treasure Coast. He has been identified by legal organizations across the country as a top personal injury litigator. Mr. McMahon was formerly a partner in the nationally recognized Law Firm of Gary, Williams, Finney, Lewis, Watson & Sperando, P.L. before he and Mr. Cushnie joined forces creating Cushnie & McMahon, a smaller firm dedicated to personal service and attention. He is an experienced trial lawyer who has successfully handled cases throughout the state of Florida, and nationally.


Ohio State University, B.S., Double Major Economics/Marketing
University of Toledo College of Law, J.D.

Bar Memberships

Florida Bar, 1987, Member of Civil Litigation Section
US District Court Middle District of Florida
US District Court Southern District of Florida
US District Court Northern District of Florida
Fellow of The Florida Bar Foundation
Member, Martin County Bar Association
Member, St. Lucie County Bar Association
Member, Palm Beach County Bar Association

Professional Associations, Appointments & Service

American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Nominated and elected to membership June 20, 2012. ABOTA membership evidences high personal character, honorable reputation and proficiency as a trial lawyer.
The Million Dollar Advocates Forum -Awarded to Mr. McMahon for million and multi-million-dollar jury verdicts, settlements and arbitration awards in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, civil rights violations and business disputes. Less than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
President of St. Lucie County, FL Bar Association 1996-1997
Chairman, Martin County Bar Association Trial Lawyers Committee
Treasure Coast Justice Association - Founding Board Member
Secretary/Treasurer of St. Lucie County, FL Bar Association 1994-1995
Chairman of St. Lucie County, FL Bar Association Law Week Committee 1994, 1995 & 1996
Appointed by the Supreme Court of Florida to the 19th Judicial Circuit Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee in 1994, appointed Chairman of the committee in 1996.
Member of Strathmore's Who's Who 2000
Member, Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity
Speaker, "Florida Worker's Compensation Law", Indian River State College May 1993

Community Involvement Past & Present

Member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
St. Lucie County Board of Directors & Legal Advisor for United Way
Francis K. Sweet School Business Partner and Advisory Council
Arts Council Board of Directors, Martin County
Board of Directors for the Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund, Inc.
Sons of the American Legion
Board of Directors Heronwood Homeowners Association
Knights of Columbus

Honors and Awards

Eagle Scout Award, Boy Scouts of America and National Eagle Scout Association Member
Ohio State University, Deans List Student and Executive Student Council
Chief Justice of Park Hall Judicial Committee, Ohio State University
American Jurisprudence Award for Civil Procedure II
Moot Court Team Award, 2nd Place Brief, 1986, Albert R. Mugel National Moot Court Tax Competition.
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc. - Pro Bono Award, 1996. A non-profit organization which provides civil legal advice and representation for low-income people and communities.
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.- Pro Bono Award, 2002

Mr. McMahon is dedicated to helping all of his clients win their legal battles. If you are in need of help or have been hurt in an accident, give Paul a call today. Let his experience and knowledge guide you.