Livingston, NJ
T: 973.863.7621
F: 973.994.3375
Practice Areas

Employment Litigation Defense

Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation Defense

Product Liability and Toxic Tort Defense

Personal Injury Defense

Professional Liability Defense

Commercial Litigation

James L. Melhuish, Partner

Jim has more than 50 years of experience in handling a wide range of complex civil matters. He has significant and substantial experience in defending high-value commercial, employment, insurance coverage, personal injury and professional malpractice claims. He also has extensive trial and appellate experience.

Work Experience

Partner, Morgan Melhuish Abrutyn, 1963-Present

Partner, Doyle, Gavin, French & Melhuish, 1955-1963

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

US District Court for the District of New Jersey

US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

US Supreme Court


LLB, University of Virginia, 1954

BA, Upsala College, 1949

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