Robert McClellan



Robert L. McClellan is a partner of Ivey, McClellan, Siegmund, Brumbaugh & McDonough, LLP and has practiced law in Greensboro for over 35 years. Mr. McClellan handles all types of criminal matters, ranging from traffic citations to District Court cases, and all the way up to death penalty cases and drug trials in State and Federal Court. Mr. McClellan has been involved in hundreds of trials at the District and Superior court levels in State Court, and has received favorable outcomes before the North Carolina Supreme Court, the North Carolina Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. Mr. McClellan has also been involved in Petitions for Certiorari before the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. McClellan is a Board Certified Specialist in North Carolina State and Federal courts 2011 - 2022.

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Litigation

Professional Admissions

  • North Carolina Bar, 1978
  • United States District Court, Middle District of North Carolina, 1986
  • United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina, 1988
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, 1999
  • United States Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1988
  • United States Supreme Court, 1992
  • Board Certified Specialist in North Carolina State and Federal courts 2011 - 2022


  • Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D. 1978
  • University of North Carolina, B.A. 1974

Prior Legal Experience

  • State of North Carolina, Assistant Public Defender, 1979-1986, Greensboro, NC

Professional & Civic Organizations

  • North Carolina Bar Association
    • Criminal Section Board
  • The Middle District of N.C., Former Member of Federal CJA Panel
  • Greensboro Bar Association
  • N.C. Advocates for Justice
  • Guilford Inn of Court
    • Executive Committee
    • President 2011-2013
  • Av rating by Martindale Hubbell
  • Eagle Scout

Office Locations


305 Blandwood Ave
Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone: (336) 274-4658
Fax: 336-274-4540


551 Monroe Street
Eden, NC 27288
Phone: (336) 623-4600