James M. "Jim" Dunleavy graduated from Presque Isle High School in 1989. He attended the University of Maine at Orono and graduated with a B.A. in Political Science in 1993. He attended law school at the University of Maine School of Law receiving his J.D. in 1996. He is a member of the bar in both Maine and the United States Virgin Island's (St. Thomas, St. Croix & St. John). He has maintained inactive status as a member of the United States Virgin Islands bar while employed as an associate attorney with Dunleavy Law Offices, P.A. in Presque Isle, Maine at all times subsequent to October of 1996. He began an association with Currier & Trask, P.A. in Presque Isle, Maine beginning March 28, 2011.
Jim's practice has included representation of clients in the areas of Criminal Law, all areas of Family Law (Divorce, Parental Rights & Responsibilities, Guardianships, Child Protection, etc.), Workers' Compensation, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income. At times between October 2002 and February 2009 Jim has served as an adjunct instructor for Husson College providing instruction in the areas of Criminal Law, Family Law, Paralegal Internship and the Legal and Ethical Environment of Business.
Jim resides in Presque Isle with his wife, Julianne and their two children. He is a member of the Anah Temple Shrine and active in local athletics serving as a head referee for the Aroostook Football League.