James Meehan

Shelsby & Leoni, P.A.
221 Main St
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 995-6210
shelsbyleonilaw.com


Areas of Practice
Jim Meehan is a Delaware Trial Lawyer who focuses on Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and Nursing Home Neglect cases. Jim has distinguished himself as an attorney that prides himself on giving each of his clients an exceptionally high degree of personal attention.

Professional Memberships
Jim is a member of the American Bar Association, the Delaware Bar Association and the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association. He received his Juris Doctorate from Widener University School of Law in 2010 and received his B.A. from the University of Delaware in 2006, where he majored in Political Science and Minored in Legal Studies.

Experience
Jim spent the first 5 years of his career working at a regional insurance defense law firm. There he developed a plaintiff practice while also representing defendants and insurance companies in personal injury cases. This experience taught him how to evaluate cases from both plaintiff and defense perspectives and provided him with valuable insight into how insurance companies analyze various claims. This knowledge has been instrumental in Jim’s success and has enabled him to accurately anticipate how insurance companies and their attorneys will approach his clients’ cases.