Attorney Shea is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, where he was valedictorian and graduated Summa Cum Laude as the top-ranked student of his class. He received American Jurisprudence Awards an astonishing 13 times during his studies. Attorney Shea began his legal career as a law clerk for San Diego Superior Court Judge Charles R. Hayes, and has been practicing law since 1996.
1996: Products Liability Attorney
After law school, he first gained a position as an attorney at a Products Liability Law Firm, and aggressively pursued claims against a large manufacturer of a tainted vitamin supplement. Those matters where litigated all throughout the country and resulted in seven figure recoveries, and Attorney Shea prepared and processed case files for a number of these large cases.
Insurance Defense Lawyer Specialized in Injury Claims
Following the practice of Products Liability Law, Attorney P. Shea established himself as a defense attorney for some of the largest insurance companies in the country. This exposure to the insurance defense practice of law provides him with unique insight and strategies for managing injury claims. Attorney Shea is highly skilled and effective at approaching and negotiating with insurance companies in the best interest of his clients.
Employment & Workers’ Comp Law
Mr. Shea is very well versed in a variety of areas of California law, including all injury law, as well as with business matters, maintaining a clientele of small businesses handling their issues, including business formation, contract disputes, and employment matters.
California Law Expertise
Mr. Shea has developed a healthy working relationships with insurance companies and their law firms, and as a result, he is able to better negotiate fair and equitable settlements for his clients.
An alumnus of San Diego State University, where he earned a Bachelor degree in Political Science, Mr. Shea played intercollegiate basketball and served as president of his fraternity (TKE). He resides in San Diego with his wife, Nikki, and their two sons, Brady and Jett.