Pennsylvania (1983)

Law School:

Villanova University School of Law, J.D. (Cum Laude),
Villanova University, B.S. Accounting (Summa Cum Laude) (1980)


Philadelphia Bar Association
Academy of Legal Studies in Business

Professor Nation has been a member of the Pennsylvania Bar since 1983, and on the Lehigh University faculty since 1985. Professor Nation earned his Juris Doctorate degree (Cum Laude) from Villanova School of Law where he was a member of the Law Review, Moot Court Board and Order of the Coif. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree (Summa Cum Laude) in Accounting also from Villanova University.

Prior to beginning his academic career at Lehigh, Professor Nation practiced corporate and commercial law in Philadelphia. He is a member of the Philadelphia Bar Association and the Academy of Legal Studies in Business.

At Lehigh Professor Nation has taught a number of different law related courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He received the Lehigh University Award in 1988 and was the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Professor from 1991 to 1994. Professor Nation’s research concerns Constitutional law with a focus on Article V and the Second Amendment, gun regulations, direct democracy, healthcare, hospital billing of the uninsured, products liability, contracts, commercial lending and environmental law. Professor Nation has also published extensively in law reviews and practitioner journals. He is also active in professional education and has taught seminars on the legal aspects of commercial lending.

George resides in Bethlehem with his family.

Selected Publications:

Curriculum Vitae (click here)

Practice Areas

Constitutional Law; Health Care; Products Liability; Commercial Lending; Promissory Notes; Guaranty & Suretyship; Environmental Law