Best's Insurance Professionals and Claims Resource

Skip Navigation LinksHome > Attorneys Search > Company Display
Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys
General Defense
Law Offices of George W. Nowell
71 Stevenson Street, Suite 400
San Francisco, California 94105Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 415-362-1333
Fax: 415-362-1344
Emer/After Hrs: 415-362-1333
Mobile: 415-362-1333
E-Mail: admin@nowelllaw.com
www.nowelllaw.com
Practice Areas
About Us
Client Information
Personnel
Established: 1985
Qualified Member Since: 2000

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Subrogation
  • Transportation
  • Aviation
Back To Top
Cases Gone to Trial : 7

About Us
Founded in 1985, the firm practices in the areas of Insurance Coverage, Insurance Defense, Insurance Subrogation, Mariner License Defense, Government Torts, Transportation, Aviation, Maritime and Admiralty Law.
Back To Top

Client Information
Insurance Clients
Chartis Marine Adjusters, Inc.CNA Risk Management
Great American Insurance CompanyNavigators Insurance Company
St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance CompanyZurich Insurance Company
Back To Top

Personnel Information
Office Managing Partner
George W. Nowell
San Francisco, CA
E-Mail:george.nowell@nowelllaw.com
Years of Experience:38
Admitted
  • California, 1978
  • U.S. District Court, Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Additional Biographical Details:
Northern California Super Lawyer (2005-Present); Best's Lawyers (2015-Present); Pacific Admiralty Seminar (Chairman, 1992); Steering Committee Member 1981-Present); Associate Editor, American Maritime Cases (2006-Present)
Memberships:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of California
  • Bar Association of San Francisco
  • San Francisco Marine Claims Association
  • San Francisco Marine Underwriters Association (1981-Present)
  • The Maritime Law Association of the United States (Director, 2010-2013; Proctor in Admiralty)
Education:
  • Stanford University, B.A. (cum laude, with honors), 1969
  • University of Pennsylvania, M.A., 1971
  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 1978
Military:
Lt., U.S. Navy [1971-1975]
Born:1949
Back To Top

(This firm also appears in the Subrogation section of this publication)