John E. Meagher

Partner at Shutts & Bowen LLP

JOHN MEAGHER, Chairman of Shutts & Bowen’s Insurance Practice Group, has specialized in life, health and disability insurance litigation since graduating with honors from Georgetown University Law Center in 1985. John has tried dozens of cases throughout the state of Florida, many involving "own occupation" disability claims. Because of his expertise, John has appeared in cases throughout the country, defending insurers in cases involving significant claims and/or bad faith. John often conducts in-house seminars for insurers on various claim handling issues and is a frequent speaker in the area of insurance litigation, having presented at the International Claims Association, the Defense Research Institute, the American Conference Institute, and the Eastern Claims Conference. John is resident in the Miami office of Shutts & Bowen, a Florida firm with offices throughout the state.