George A. McGowan, III

Of Counsel

908-647-5011 | [email protected]

Practice Areas

Complex Corporate and Commercial transactions | Trusts and Estates | IT and Technology | Corporate Law | Real Estate


George A. McGowan, III, focuses his practice on the representation and counseling of individuals in all areas of trust and estate planning, administration and related legal matters. Mr. McGowan also has years of experience representing corporate clients of all sizes in matters of commercial law, business organizations, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, contract negotiations, drafting agreements, legal analysis, and technology contracts. He has represented clients on financing transactions, including secured, unsecured, specialty and mezzanine financing with banks and other financing entities.

George also handles real estate purchases and sales as well as leasing agreements. Before joining the firm, Mr. McGowan litigated civil and criminal cases before working in house for two publicly traded companies in the Finance and IT departments of the General Counsel.

George worked in-house for a data center and start up technology companies before returning to private practice. He earned his B. S. in Finance and Marketing at Manhattan College and his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law. After law school graduation, Mr. McGowan was law clerk to the Honorable Patrick J. McGann, Jr., Superior Court, Chancery Division: General Equity and Probate, Monmouth County, New Jersey. While in law school, Mr. McGowan worked as a law intern with the Honorable Daniel Moore in the United States Bankruptcy Court in Newark, N.J. 


  • Seton Hall Law School, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D.
  • Manhattan College, Bronx, NY
    • B.S.
  • University of Maryland

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Professional Associations

  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Monmouth County Bar Association

Pro-Bono Activites

  • Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Coastal & Northern New Jersey
  • Past Founding Board member, America’s Grow A Row

Offering Clear, Actionable Help And Advice

Our experienced legal professionals are ready to evaluate your case and craft customized strategies.

Herold Law, P.A., provides a full range of legal services for businesses in New Jersey, New York, and Florida. To speak with a legal professional experienced in your area of need, call 908-647-1022 or complete our simple intake form to schedule a consultation. While located in Warren, New Jersey for the convenience of our New Jersey clients, we also serve clients in New York and Florida.