I work with clients to develop and execute strategies that maximize the likelihood of success in high-stakes litigation and investigations.
Neil Austin is a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department who specializes in handling high-stakes and complex cases involving alleged fraud, misrepresentation, misconduct, or negligence. Whether in the context of advertising and marketing, product design and manufacture, or the purchase and sale of securities, Neil has significant experience representing clients in litigation and investigations alleging a failure to adhere to acceptable standards of business conduct.
Neil has significant trial experience, including in state, federal and bankruptcy court. This experience has made Neil a practical and effective litigator, with an ability to develop a winning case strategy and execute on that strategy using a team-based, client-centered approach. Neil specializes in litigating and resolving false advertising disputes, False Claims Act matters, and products liability and business disputes, as well as representing clients in government and internal investigation.
Neil brings a commercial approach to dispute resolution and counseling, representing clients in a broad range of industries on key areas of litigation risk, including advertising and marketing, breaches of contract, business torts, intellectual property disputes, products liability litigaiton and class action defense.