Michael M. Shea

Attorney Michael M. Shea

San Jose Personal Injury Lawyer

Michael M. Shea founded Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation in 1966. He represents injured victims and their families in a wide range of complex catastrophic injury cases, including those that involve product liability, wrongful death and industrial accidents. Mr. Shea is licensed to practice in state and federal courts, primarily handling cases in California; however, he has also represented claims in Oregon, Washington, Nevada and Utah.

Having been certified as a civil trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Mr. Shea is one of a few select attorneys who can claim to be an expert in their field. He has also been invited to teach seminars for Consumer Attorneys of California and the Santa Clara County Bar Association Trial Advocacy College, and has served as a faculty member at the Stanford University School of Law (1994). His areas of practice are expansive, ranging motor vehicle accidents to toxic exposure, so please do not hesitate to give him a call if you have been wrongfully injured in or around the San Jose area.

Areas of Practice:

  • Aviation
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Toxic Torts
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions:

  • California, 1966
  • Washington, 1966
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education:

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California, 1965
    • J.D.
  • Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California, 1959
    • B.S. Political Science/Philosophy

Professional Associations & Memberships:

  • National Trial Board of Trial Advocacy
  • American Association for Justice
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, 1981 - 1985
    • Board of Governors
  • Santa Clara Trial Lawyers Association, 1980
    • Past President
  • Trial Lawyers for Public Justice
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
    • Lifetime Member

Pro Bono Activities:

  • Judge Pro Tempore, Santa Clara County Superior Court
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