Co-leader of the firm’s personal injury department
Former Senior Claims Representative for a major insurance company
Licensed to practice law in North Carolina and Virginia
Attorney Michael Shepherd (Partner)
Michael Shepherd is a Partner of the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin. He joined the firm in 2010 and co-leads the Personal Injury Department.
Michael received his J.D. from North Carolina Central University and a B.A. in Criminal Justice from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Prior to taking a position at the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, he worked as a Senior Claims Representative for a major insurance company. This has allowed him to see how personal injury law is practiced from both sides of the table.
His professional affiliations include American Bar Association; North Carolina State Bar and the North Carolina Bar Association. He is also past President of the Eastern NC Chapter of the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters. Community service activities include volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, the Durham Literacy Center, and the Literacy Volunteers of America.
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