Gillian Mellon joined Stutman Law in 2023 and practices in the firm’s New Loss Subrogation Department. Ms. Mellon has prior subrogation experience litigating losses and has obtained recoveries for a multitude of clients in the insurance industry. Ms. Mellon also has prior extensive defense experience litigating personal injury and premises liability claims in-house for two national insurance carriers. She has previously served as first chair in a jury trial to verdict and has conducted over 20 arbitrations as a solo first chair. Additionally, she has conducted and defended over a thousand depositions from parties to expert witnesses in her prior work for insurance carriers. Ms. Mellon brings her prior law and motion experience to Stutman Law to best investigate new losses.
While in law school, Ms. Mellon was an executive board member of the Moot Court Honors Board and Trial Advocacy Honors Board as well as the president of the Public Interest Law Foundation. As an undergraduate, and in her capacity as a department research assistant, Ms. Mellon worked on a graduate-level English Broadside Ballad Archive project and served as the philanthropy chair and vice president of her sorority.
University of California – Santa Barbara, B.A. in English, 2011
Whittier Law School, J.D., Dean’s List and Dean’s Citation Recipient, 2014
U.S. District Court, Central District of California