(336) 314-8499

Paula A Wells

Bringing 25 Years of Legal Experience to the BUSINESS World

Trusted Business Lawyer in Greensboro, NC

Corporate Law, Greensboro NC

Paula practices in the field of general business and corporate law with particular attention on startups, business purchases and sales, shareholder and operating agreements, creditor and debtor matters, commercial leases, and governance issues in churches and religious organizations. Her experience in business law extends well beyond her law practice; she was the co-owner of a business group that enjoyed a successful exit in 2015. Paula has experienced many of the joys and pains of entrepreneurial life and understands keenly the everyday issues that business owners face.

Work Background

Member of the Greensboro and North Carolina Bar Associations, Paula is also licensed in Maryland and Massachusetts. She has authored several corporate law articles in the American Jurisprudence 2d series and lectures frequently on topics that concern the small business owner. Paula was named as one of Business North Carolina magazine's Legal Elite for 2012 in the business attorney category. These awards are voted on by all of the attorneys in North Carolina.

Community Support

Her community involvement includes the Crescent Rotary Club, Phoenix Rising of Winston-Salem, and Bread for the World. In addition, she is a member and President for the Greensboro Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals.

Be Confident In Your Company


Whether you’re starting a business or trying to maintain a successful company, it’s important to get a business law attorney on your side. The Law Firm Of Paula A Wells PLLC will help you with any aspect of business law in the Greensboro, NC area.

Attorney Wells can assist you with the formation of a business, business agreements, mergers and acquisitions, contract law, commercial lease reviews, business negotiation law, partnership disputes, debt or creditor issues, private loan applications and paperwork review.


Attorney Wells has more than 25 years of legal experience. She works with all kinds of small business owners who need legal assistance in the downtown Greensboro, NC area. Attorney Wells is:

  • A member of the Greensboro and North Carolina Bar Associations
  • Licensed in Maryland and Massachusetts
  • One of 2012’s Legal Elite in the business category of Business North Carolina magazine
  • A graduate of the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William & Mary
  • A bachelor’s degree recipient from Marshall University
  • A master’s degree recipient from the University of Virginia
  • A master’s of divinity recipient from Wake Forest University


Knowledgeable Business Lawyer in Greensboro, NC

You have worked hard to build your business and create something that isn’t just profitable, but also something that you can be proud of. As a business owner, you know that there are many different deals, transactions, contracts, and obligations that have to be settled to ensure the continued growth and prosperity of your company. This paperwork must be meticulously written and researched to ensure no mistakes or overlooked wording topples down everything you have worked so hard to build up.

The Law Firm of Paula A. Wells, PLLC, understands just how important it is for you to know exactly where you stand when it comes to transactional law and its related issues. That is why our business lawyer in Greensboro, NC, works hard to not only help you better understand the legal paperwork that comes across your desk, but also provides helpful legal business advising as needed to help you move your company in the direction you want to head. Whether you need assistance with an existing company or a start-up business, our attorney will be there to assist you.

Advising You & Your Business

The foundation of your company and the pathways towards growth are all built upon paperwork that clearly defines the intent and actions of your business. The right words and messages must be included in these documents to ensure that they offer the proper guidance in the future and do not open you or your company up to legal problems in the future.

As your business lawyer, Attorney Wells is able to provide you with the legal advice and guidance you need when it comes to matters involving contracts, transactions, and even operation agreement drafting. With her expertise and knowledge behind you, you are going to find it much easier to make the smart decisions you need to make when it comes to business law decisions.

The Smart Choice for Small Businesses

Small business owners might be great at offering the products or services they have decided to build their business around, but might need some guidance when it comes to making smart legal decisions regarding the continued operation and growth of their company. Our business lawyer is here to help these small businesses by providing them with the legal business advising and consulting services they need to navigate the different realms of business law.

Contact us to schedule a consultation with our business lawyer. We look forward to assisting companies located throughout the Greensboro, North Carolina, area.

Make an appointment to discuss your legal needs regarding transactional work at reasonable rates.

Contact Paula Wells Today

Educational & Personal History

A graduate of the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William & Mary, where she was project editor of the ABA's Administrative Law Review, Paula also holds a bachelor's degree from Marshall University, a master's degree from the University of Virginia, and an M. Div. from Wake Forest University.  She lives in Greensboro with her husband, Jim, and is a mom, ordained minister, and avid film fan. Her bucket list includes learning to ride a unicycle.


Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

(336) 314-8499

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Monday - Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Appointments Outside of Regular Hours Available

806 Green Valley  Road, Suite 200
Greensboro, NC 27408

Serving Greensboro, Winston-Salem, High Point and Burlington, NC

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