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J. Justin Meehan
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J. Justin Meehan

also known as Justin Meehan

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Criminal Defense

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    38 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    38 years
  3. Civil Rights: 25%
    38 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Brian James Cooke

    I endorse Mr. Meehan without hesitation. He is highly respected in the St. Louis legal community and an excellent mentor to young attorneys like myself.

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    Brian Cooke Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John J. Meehan

    I adamantly endorse this lawyer. Watching his career and seeing his character and tenacity is what encouraged me to enter the practice of law.

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    John Meehan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

J. Justin Meehan, Attorney At Law

2734 Lafayette Ave
Saint Louis, MO, 63104-2040

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201008/17/2015
MOGood Standing, Active197601/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
MO. Top Rated Personal Injury LawyerAmerican Lawyer Media2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
100 Most Influential St LouisansNAACP2009
Legal Legends AwardSt Louis Argus Newspaper2008
Legal Community Service AwardBetter Family Life2002
Martin Luther King Human Dignity AwardYMCA2001
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
Legal Services AwardMound City Bar Association1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawJ. Justin Meehan, Attorney at Law1976 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Civil Rights Enforcement AgencyAppointed Commissioner2014 - Present
Mo. Asian Board Membermember/founding member2003 - Present
Better Family LifeBoard Member/Vice Chair1995 - 2011
Mound City Bar Associationmember/executive board member1976 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State vs. Donna Williams, 787 SW2d 308reversed
Rice vs. City Nights and Reginald O Allen$1, 000, 000 (million dollar settlement)
Minor vs. Alfredo Olivera Ramirez #11SL-CC03059, Div. 10 - St. Louis County$1,000,000.00 million dollar judgment

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St Louis Univ School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Saint Louis UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1969

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Mo. Cannabis ConferenceRace, Prejudice and the Drug War2014
Race/Stereotyping in the CourtroomRace/Stereotyping in the Courtroom2004
CLEUse of Media and the Law2004
St. Louis University seminarBattered Woman Syndrome1998
Wash. U.Federal Civil Rights Litigation1997