David McLean

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Missoula, MT

McLean & Associates, PLLC
 | 3301 Great Northern Ave, Suite 203
Missoula, MT 59808
Phone: 406-541-4440
Fax: 406-540-4425
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2013, 2015 - 2019
Selected To Rising Stars: 2008, 2011
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Defense (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Defense (30%),
  • Employment Litigation: Defense (20%),
  • Professional Liability: Defense (10%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

David M. McLean is the principal attorney at McLean Law Offices. Based in Missoula, he provides representation to hospitals, businesses and individual clients throughout the State of Montana, primarily in the area of civil litigation defense. Mr. McLean defends insurance companies and other businesses that have been sued in personal injury and wrongful death actions involving motor vehicle accidents, defective products and premises liability, and he also represents hospitals, health care facilities and medical professionals in medical malpractice litigation.

A native of Montana, Mr. McLean also has extensive experience in employment law, and he defends companies in actions involving workplace discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, retaliation and similar matters. His other litigation cases have included construction disputes, breach of contract actions and civil rights violations. Highly regarded by his fellow professionals, Mr. McLean is AV Preeminent* peer-review rated through Martindale-Hubbell.

As an undergraduate, Mr. McLean attended Carroll College in Helena, where he majored in finance, business and economics and received a Bachelor of Arts in 1994. Remaining in the state, he pursued his legal education at the University of Montana School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1997. Mr. McLean was a partner at a highly-regarded Montana law firm before founding McLean Law Offices in May 2015. Admitted to practice before all Montana state courts, he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. McLean's professional memberships include the Montana Defense Trial Lawyers Association, International Association of Defense Counsel and the Litigation Counsel of America.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (30%): Animal Bites, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Brain Injury, Personal Injury - Defense

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (30%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent

Employment Litigation (20%): Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Professional Liability (10%)

General Litigation (10%): Litigation

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Brain Injury, Personal Injury - Defense, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent, Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer, Litigation

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 6 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

Super Lawyers: 2013, 2015 - 2019 Rising Stars: 2008, 2011

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About David McLean

Admitted: 1997, Montana

Professional Webpage: http://www.mcleanlawmt.com/?id=dave_mclean

Honors/Awards:

  • AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Chambers USA Leading Lawyers

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Montana Bar, Member
  • International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC)
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Montana
  • American Association for Justice
  • Montana Supreme Court
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Montana Defense Trial Lawyers
  • Montana
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Litigation Counsel of America
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI), Member

Educational Background:

  • Carroll College, Bachelor’s Degree, Major: Finance, Management and Economics
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Office Location for David McLean

3301 Great Northern Ave
Suite 203
Missoula, MT 59808

Phone: 406-541-4440

Fax: 406-540-4425

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Last Updated: 3/19/2019

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