A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Mike Shelton has practiced law in St. Louis for over 25 years. Mike concentrates his practice on many aspects of personal injury, focusing on product liability, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, dog bite cases, dram shop, workplace injuries and workers’ compensation claims.
Mike graduated from Arizona State University Cum Laude in 1992. He graduated from St. Louis University School of Law in 1995. Upon graduation from law school, Mike worked as an Assistant Circuit Attorney in the City of St. Louis from 1995 through 1998. Since 1998, Mike has devoted himself to fighting for the victims of negligence throughout St. Louis and its surrounding areas.
Mike is admitted to practice law in the State of Missouri and is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney, indicating the highest level of legal ability and ethics, which is received by less than 10% of practicing attorneys. Mike has been selected to Missouri Super Lawyer which represents the top 5% of practicing lawyers in the State of Missouri, as determined by other lawyers in Missouri. Mike has worked as the Brentwood Prosecuting Attorney for over 20 years and worked as the Village of Marlborough Prosecuting Attorney for 8 years before the court merged with the St. Louis County court.
AV rated Martindale-Hubbell
Super Lawyers – Missouri
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
Bar Admission State of Missouri
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
Mike’s dedication has secured millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for clients through the years:
$6,200,000 – Wrongful Death
$3,900,000 – Wrongful Death
$3,000,000 – Wrongful Death
$1,500,000 – Dram Shop
$1,219,000 – Dram Shop
$1,000,000 – Motor Vehicle Accident
$939,924 – Wrongful Death
$915,000 – Ambulance Malfunction
$875,000 – Motorcycle Accident