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Mr. McClelland is a partner who plays a key role in overseeing and implementing the firm’s operational priorities. He has responsibility for practice oversight and management both within and across practice areas. Mr. McClelland also plays a key role in assessing the firm’s internal business systems and evaluating technology strategies to enhance processes and serve clients. Key among his responsibilities is his leadership role on the Data Science Committee, which he co-chairs to ensure that best practices regarding data are implemented throughout the firm.

Mr. McClelland chairs the Data Science Practice at Bates White. He also works directly with clients in antitrust and finance matters regarding settlement negotiation and complex litigation. He has managed multiple teams to provide economic analyses, data mining, database development and management, discovery support, and research for numerous client engagements. Mr. McClelland directs teams responsible for discovery support, data and damages analyses, and settlement and mediation support for opt-out plaintiff groups. He also works with clients on defense matters to resolve civil exposure for both class and opt-out litigation, devise settlement strategies, and assist with responding to government investigations.


MBA, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

BA, Economics, Dickinson College

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