James M. Mesnard

Mr. Mesnard is senior counsel focusing his practice in the fields of general civil litigation, employment discrimination litigation, and workers’ compensation defense. He has represented defendants in a variety of cases including negligence, products liability and wrongful death cases. Additionally, Mr. Mesnard represents defendants in employment discrimination and wrongful termination claims. Mr. Mesnard has also handled numerous cases arising under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act at both the hearing and appeals level, as well as a variety of civil litigation in both the District of Columbia and Maryland state and federal courts.

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Areas of Practice 1) Workplace Counseling & Solutions, 2) Product Liability, 3) Labor & Employment and 4) Employment Litigation
Law School University of Maryland School of Law (J.D., 1985)
Education Virginia Military Institute (B.A., 1975)
Bar Member / Association District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland State Bar Association
Most recent firm Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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