George-C.-Drennan

George C. Drennan

Counsel

Office: New Orleans | 504-596-4141

Overview

George Drennan, a New Orleans native, has more than 20 years of experience litigating a wide variety of matters including employment related disputes in state and federal courts. George has provided advice to and litigated on behalf of both large and small businesses in the areas of employment contract and non-competition disputes, disability accommodation, discrimination and retaliation claims, wage and hour claims, and worker’s compensation. He has assisted employers with the formation of employee handbooks and individual policy development. He has also handled OSHA investigations and internal investigations of employee complaints such as sexual harassment.

Mr. Drennan also practices immigration and nationality law, assisting clients with obtaining employment-based non-immigrant and immigrant visas and handling concerns with and investigations into I-9 and E-Verify compliance.

EDUCATION

  • University of the South: Sewanee, BS 1998
  • Louisiana State University – Paul M. Hebert School of Law, JD, BCL 2002

Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Federal and American Bar Associations
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Bar Association of the Federal Fifth Circuit
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute
  • SHRM
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

Community Involvement

  • Coastal Conservation Association, Louisiana – State Board 2016 to present

Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2002
  • United States District Courts: Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
  • United States Court of Appeals: Fifth Circuit

Recognition

  • AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Super Lawyer 2017 – 2022
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2012 – 2016