George Zumbano

George C. Zumbano

Partner

Email: zumbano@gawthrop.com
Tel: (610) 696-8225
Fax: (610) 696-7111
Assistant: Julie Smith
Email: jsmith@gawthrop.com

George C. Zumbano represents businesses, individuals, and institutions in business and litigation matters. He practices in the fields of Commercial & Business Litigation, Personal Injury and Malpractice Litigation, Employment and Personnel Matters, Business Law, Estates & Trusts Litigation, Education Law, and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

As an experienced trial lawyer, George has obtained multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in commercial litigation, malpractice, and personal injury cases in state and federal courts. He also represents clients in employment, and education matters.

George is often selected by judges or other lawyers as the mediator or arbitrator to privately resolve disputes involving a myriad of issues, including insurance policy claims, construction disputes, personal injury suits, insurance claims, employment disputes and real estate matters.

George has been repeatedly named a “Super Lawyer” in the area of Business Litigation.

In addition to his practice with Gawthrop Greenwood, George is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Chester County Bar Association, as well as a Past-President. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, and is a Delegate to the Pennsylvania Bar Association House of Delegates. Formerly, George served as the Chair of the Young Lawyers Division.

George is active in local community life, serving as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Chester County Historical Society. He is a current Board Member and Past President of the Holcomb Behavioral Health System, and serves on the Board of Directors for Chimes International Limited. Formerly, George served as President of the West Chester Area School Board, and as Treasurer for the Friends Association for Care and Protection of Children. He is an Elder at the First Presbyterian Church of West Chester, Pennsylvania.

Practice Areas

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Dispute Litigation
  • Education Law
  • Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Liability

Honors & Awards

  • Chester County Bar Association – President’s Award Recipient
  • League of Women Voters of Central Chester County – Unsung Hero’s Award Recipient
  • Top Lawyers, Main Line Today Magazine, 2014, 2016, 2017
  • Super Lawyer 2011-2017

Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania, J.D.
  • Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, B.S.