James J. A. Mulhall

Bridgeport, WV

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(304) 933-8164
Bridgeport, WV


Jim Mulhall is the leader of the firm's Products Liability Practice Group and Toxic Torts Team.  Mr. Mulhall concentrates his practice in the areas of asbestos, product liability, toxic torts, and mass tort litigation.  He is the co-chair of the International Dispute Resolution Practice Group in TerraLex.

Representative Experience

  • Represent numerous types of defendants in asbestos litigation in West Virginia and other states
  • Tried numerous cases through jury verdict as lead trial counsel
  • Served as in-house counsel at a Fortune 10 company
  • Represented clients before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • Represented Fortune 500 equipment manufacturing corporations in asbestos litigation
  • Experience in asbestos litigation including the defense of product manufacturers, premises owners, employers, contractors, and suppliers

Professional Snapshot


  • B.S. Rutgers University
  • J.D. West Virginia University


2003 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2000-2003 Legal Department, Verizon Wireless
1993-2000 Private practice

Memberships & Awards

The Best Lawyers in America®
Co-Chair, International Dispute Resolution Practice Group, TerraLex
Defense Research Institute
Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
American Bar Association
Who's Who Among American Law Students
Strategic Communications Committee, TerraLex
DRI Toxic Torts & Environmental Law Seminar Planning Committee

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