Michael G. McLean


Mike’s practice focuses on civil litigation. He advises on issues concerning technical litigation, business and commercial litigation as well as insurance and personal injury defense litigation.

Mike began practicing law in 1990 at a larger El Paso firm before joining the Firm in 2007. He received his B.S. at Texas A&M University and J.D. at the University of Texas School of Law. He has served as lead counsel in more than sixty trials, and lead appellate counsel in seven appeals, including two before the Supreme Court of Texas.


Mike began his career at ScottHulse, where he eventually became a Shareholder. He is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Throughout his career, Mike has volunteered his time to young athletes, coaching youth soccer, little league and teams at the YMCA. He has served as the Chairman of the Sun Classic Collegiate Basketball Tournament, Director of the Sun Bowl, and on the Branch Committee of Management for the Western Refining College All-American Golf Classic.

Professional Affiliations and Accomplishments

  • American Board of Trial Advocates - Advocate
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • El Paso Bar Association
  • Rated AV® by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Texas Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters service, Personal Injury General : Defense, 2017-Present

Admissions & Qualifications

Texas, 1990

New Mexico, 1999

Texas State Courts

New Mexico State Courts

U.S. District Court Western District of Texas

U.S. District Court New Mexico

Board Certified - Personal Injury Trial Law - Texas Board of Legal Specialization


University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1990

Texas A&M University, B.S., 1987

Practice Areas

El Paso Texas Law Firm