GEORGE MCCLELLAN
Partner  



New Jersey Office
E: gmcclellan@sbrslaw.com
T: 609-375-2070
C: 610-564-3903
F: 888-761-8299
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100 Overlook Center, 2nd Floor
Princeton, New Jersey 08540
 

Lisa Gundrum - Administrative Assistant
E: lgundrum@sbrslaw.com
T: 484.344.5326
Catherine R. Reed - Paralegal
E: creed@sbrslaw.com
T: 484.344.5328

George McClellan is a partner in the firm practicing in the area of complex commercial litigation. With diverse experience in complex commercial class action litigation, a significant portion of his practice focuses on managed care litigation, dispute resolution, and regulatory compliance as well as complex insurance coverage issues and disputes, and enterprise-wide electronic data analysis and retention.

George has led numerous teams of attorneys and consulting agencies in analyzing electronic data and developing legal strategy in high-profile class action litigations and state and federal investigations for Fortune 500 companies in a wide array of industries with billions of dollars in potential liability. George has a breadth of experience in various insurance industries, including health, cyber liability, workers’ compensation, commercial general liability, and errors and omissions.

In addition, George has counseled numerous Fortune 500 companies regarding how to manage their records and technological infrastructure. He has developed multiple-tiered electronic discovery response plans and record retention policies and schedules for numerous companies. George also has trained companies in implementing and enforcing record retention policies.

George is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

 
Professional Experience

George was a senior associate with the international law firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP from 2003 through 2010 where he practiced nationally in the area of complex class action commercial litigation. George previously practiced with a renowned boutique firm in Princeton, New Jersey that focuses on complex coverage disputes. George previously served as a law clerk in the Superior Court of New Jersey Appellate Division and Chancery Division.

Education

George earned his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, in philosophy (with a dual minor in mathematics and economics) from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. George earned his juris doctorate from the College of William and Mary.

Primary Practice Areas
Arson-&-Fraud

Arson & Fraud

Bad-Faith

Extra-Contractual/
Bad Faith

Complex-Litigation

Complex Litigation

Crisis-Management

Crisis Management

Environmental

Environment

First-Party-Coverage

First Party Coverage

Information-Security

Information Security

Managed-Care

Managed Care

Third-Party-Coverage

Third Party Coverage

workers_comp

workers comp

Bar Memberships & Court Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Professional Affiliations and Professional Organizations
  • New Jersey and Pennsylvania Bar Associations
  • George serves on the Board of Directors for Cella Technology, a global business domiciled in the United States that provides energy storage solutions and financing to the mobile telecom industry in South and Southeast Asia as well as Sub-Saharan Africa.
Recognitions and Honors

Lawyer on the Fast Track, The Legal Intelligencer

Super Lawyer 2014, 2015

Rising Star, Law & Politics, 2006-2008, 2010-2011, 2011-2012

Speaking Engagements

How To Successfully Resolve Healthcare Disputes and Litigation, ExecSense Webinar, 9/21/2010

Future Trends in Provider-Payer Litigation, New Jersey State Bar Association, Health and Hospital Law Section, Annual Symposium, 11/11/2010

Future Trends in Provider-Payer Litigation, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2/14/2011

Understanding Insurance Fraud, American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), Hamilton, New Jersey Chapter, 6/20/2011

Health Benefits Issues in Civil Unions: An Analysis of DOMA, New Jersey State Bar Association, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Section, 9/28/2011

Responding to Insurance Fraud Subpoenas, Anti-Fraud Alliance (northeast region), 10/20/2011

Charitable & Civic Involvement and Personal Interests
  • George is now a member of the Board of Trustees of Chapin School, a coeducational independent school in Princeton, New Jersey.