Paul Lawton joined Paulsen Architects in 2008 as a Project Architect and now leads planning, design and administration responsibilities for many of our firm’s projects. Paul gained previous professional experience while working with two highly recognized architectural firms in the Chicago area. During that time, Paul served as the designer on many high profile and large-scale projects including several educational facilities and numerous civic/government projects in Illinois. At Paulsen Architects, Paul works as a member of the design team from the initial planning and schematic design phases throughout design development and construction document preparation. Paul also has excellent capabilities in 3-D imaging and rendering as well as exceptional presentation skills and the ability to clearly communicate design intent.
In 2007, prior to joining Paulsen Architects, Paul passed the Architecture Registration Exam earning his Professional Architectural Licensure and also received his Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) professional accreditation.
EDUCATION Bachelor of Architecture Illinois Institute of Technology
PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS Registered Architect: Minnesota, Illinois Minnesota Registration No. 40008 NCARB Certified LEED Accredited Professional
MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS American Institute of Architects— Minnesota and National Chapter