100 Verdicts & Settlements

in Excess of $1 Million Each

When it comes to choosing your attorney, experience matters.

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Named as One of

The 100 Best Plaintiff Lawyers

in the U.S.

Voted 2014

Lawyer of the Year

Best Lawyers® for Personal Injury & Product Liability

Top 50

for San Diego for Six Years in a Row

Three-Time Recipient of

The Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award

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& Credentials

Are What Set Us Apart from the Rest.

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We take on a small amount of cases, ensuring that your case gets the personal attention it deserves.

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Case Results

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  • $11,325,880.00

    Pacific Landmark vs. San Diego Unified Port District

  • $8,027,154.00

    Henline vs. Jackson Towing

  • $7,830,000.00

    Acosta v. Industrial Asphalt

  • $7,500,000.00

    Perlan Therapeutics Inc. v. NexBio, Inc.

  • $7,500,000.00

    Confidential v. Western Trucking

  • $6,000,000.00

    Miller v. Ford Motor Co.

  • $5,250,000.00

    Henline v. Transport Indemnity Company

  • $5,200,000.00

    Aponte v. Mercedes Benz

  • $4,500,000.00

    Rudl v. Porsche

  • $2,500,000.00

    Cooley v. The State of Louisiana

  • $2,500,000.00

    Garrison v. Porsche

  • $2,450,000.00

    McGillicuddy v. SDG&E

  • $2,350,000.00

    Sahin v. Saielli

  • $2,300,000.00

    Sherman v. City of Vista

  • $2,250,000.00

    Henline v. State of California

  • $2,200,000.00

    Craft v. Grand Casino

  • $2,150,000.00

    Guardado v. Aggregates Equipment, Inc.

  • $2,000,000.00

    Michael v. Doe

  • $2,000,000.00

    Doe v. Nash

  • $1,900,000.00

    John Doe v. State of California

  • $1,350,000.00

    Mattix v. Castagnola

  • $1,250,000.00

    Cary v. Fox

  • $1,250,000.00

    Flowers v. NCR

  • $1,250,000.00

    Banks v. The State of California

  • $1,200,000.00

    Reveles v. City of Lemon Grove

  • $1,075,000.00

    Zarour v. BB Transport

  • $1,000,000.00

    Logan v. Claudefelter

  • $1,000,000.00

    The Estate of Metcalf v. Muns

  • $1,000,000.00

    McKibbin v. Connecticut Indemnity

  • $1,000,000.00

    McAllister v. County of San Diego

  • $1,000,000.00

    Hernandez v. E.G. Heller's Son, Inc.


We handle every type of accident case, including complex injury and wrongful death cases.


We offer effective representation inbusiness and insurance law matters throughout California.

The McClellan Law Firm

Place Your Trust in a Proven Law Firm

Our law firm is dedicated to providing strong advocacy to personal injury and business litigation clients in San Diego. Since The McClellan Law Firm opened its doors more than 25 years ago, we have been proud to represent individuals in a wide range of legal issues. With aggressive and sophisticated legal services, we are proud to provide consistent professional excellence and successful results for our clients.

To read about our many successful results in detail, visit our case results page.

San Diego Personal Injury & Business Litigation Attorneys

The McClellan Law Firm: A Reputation You Can Trust

The McClellan Law Firm provides sharp legal strategies and experienced counsel to clients in San Diego and throughout Southern California. Our attorneys practice personal injury law and business litigation under the lead of Attorney Craig McClellan. We are proud to say that our firm has earned a reputation for excellence and consistently successful outcomes.

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Meet Craig R. McClellan

Attorney Craig McClellan is one of the most reputable injury and business litigation attorneys in the state of California. He has won more than 95 million-dollar plus verdicts and was named "Lawyer of the Year" in 2014 in the areas of personal injury and product liability litigation for plaintiffs.

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Meet Chris Dalton

As a trial attorney in our office, Chris Dalton is involved in all aspects of the firm’s litigation practice, from initial case strategy through trial. He has substantial experience handling complex injury, business, and products liability litigation.

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Meet Barbara Rope

Barbara Rope has more than 15 years' experience as a case manager, primarily in plaintiffs personal injury, product liability and wrongful deathcases. Barbara has extensive experience in civil litigation and trial preparation both state and federal.

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Meet Carlie Ramos

Carlie Ramos is the office manager and legal administrator at The McClellan Law Firm. She is responsible for managing the day-to-day administrative tasks of the office, which ensures that our attorneys can focus on clients.

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Meet Shannon McClellan

As the file clerk at The McClellan Law Firm, Shannon McClellan is responsible for reading every document the law firm receives and placing it in the correct location so that the lawyers and legal assistants can access it quickly and easily.

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San Diego Personal Injury Lawyers

Representing Clients in San Diego for Over 25 Years

The McClellan Law Firm is dedicated to providing strong advocacy to personal injury clients in the San Diego area. Since opening our doors more than 25 years ago, we have been proud to represent individuals in a wide range of legal issues.

To read about our many successful results, visit our case results page.

Were You Seriously Injured? Our Firm Can Help.

Whether you or someone close to you has suffered an injury caused by another individual's negligence or intentional misconduct, we are ready to help your family recover the financial compensation you need to move on with your lives in the wake of a serious injury.

Our personal injury attorneys have experience in representing victims of:

Let us help you recover your life and focus on healing instead of financial worries. Our history includes more than 100 settlements and verdicts exceeding $1 million each—more than any other lawyer in San Diego. Let us put our knowledge and experience to work in your case.

Our Firm in the News

At The McClellan Law Firm, we have frequently made headlines for the cases we have handled; for example, the cases that we have taken on against automotive giants like Porsche. We are also frequently asked by the media to comment on some of the biggest news events of the day.

Below, you can see just a small example of the different news stories involving our firm:

Don’t Settle for Less Than Award-Winning Advocacy

At The McClellan Law Firm, we are recognized for our elite legal services and reputation for excellence. With a long track record of success and a substantial showcase of attorney awards, we are proud to lend our dedication and experience to clients in California.

Some of the accolades our lead attorney, Craig McClellan, has been honored to receive include:

  • "Best Attorney" by the Los Angeles Times
  • 2015 San Diego's Top Lawyers by San Diego Magazine in Business Litigation
  • 2012 San Diego Best Lawyers® Product Liability Litigation Lawyer of the Year
  • Inner Circle of Advocates – Top 100 plaintiff attorneys in the U.S.
  • San Diego Super Lawyers® Top 50 list for 6 consecutive years
  • Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award from the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego

Need a Trusted Lawyer? Choose The McClellan Law Firm!

For dedicated advocacy when you need it most, choose The McClellan Law Firm. We keep our caseload small - never handling more than 15 cases at a time—so that you can always be sure of receiving the attention and prioritization that your case deserves.

If you would like to learn more about our business litigation practice, please click here.

Do not hesitate to contact our San Diego law firm for the help that you need.

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