James Burr Shields, II
Firm: Milligan Lawless, P.C.
Address: 5050 North 40th Street, Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Membership: Maricopa County Bar Association; State Bar of Arizona.
University: Arizona State University, B.S., Economics, with honors, University of Arizona, J.D., 1987
Admitted: 1987, Arizona, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
Biography: James Burr Shields, II is a Shareholder in the Phoenix, Arizona law firm of Milligan Lawless Taylor Murphy & Bailey, P.C. and has a broad-based practice in employment law, representing employers and employees in a variety of matters. Mr. Shield's recent experience includes: Employment law litigation including cases involving non-competition agreements; Cases under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, the Arizona Wage Payment Act and the Employment Protection Act; Common law employment law claims, including those for breach of contract, intentional interference with contractual relations, and defamation; Jury trial experience in both state and federal courts.