James L. Shea, Jr. CLE Attorney

James L. Shea, Jr.


Royston, Mueller, McLean & Reid, LLP

Jim has practiced general civil litigation throughout the state of Maryland and in Federal Court since 2007, and clerked in Baltimore County Circuit Court before joining his current firm of Royston, Mueller, McLean & Reid, LLP.  One of Jim’s primary areas of focus is title insurance litigation, including curative title work on behalf of insureds, defense of insureds’ title, and direct representation of title insurance companies in a variety of civil and administrative matters, including representation before the Maryland Insurance Administration.  In addition to litigation, Jim has argued before Maryland’s appellate courts on a variety of issues related to title insurance.  Through this experience, Jim has gained a wealth of knowledge on legal and practical issues related to title insurance, particularly in area of litigation, including title claims, land use, zoning and related issues.