An honors graduate of UC Berkeley and Harvard Law School, Neil Shouse is a hard-hitting personal injury lawyer in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. He represents clients injured or killed in car accidents, workplace accidents, dog attacks, dangerous products, and harmful drugs.
Mr. Shouse learned personal injury law by first working on the other side. He defended large insurance companies at Sidley & Austin, one of the world's largest and most prestigious law firms. His clients included State Farm, Allstate, Liberty Mutual and Metlife. Now he uses this insider experience to help individual people take on the insurance industry...and win!
A frequent legal commentator in the national media, Mr. Shouse has been featured as a legal expert on CNN, Fox News Channel, Good Morning America, Al Jazeera, the CBS Morning Show and Dr. Phil. He has been quoted in newspapers and magazines around the country.
Today Mr. Shouse is licensed to practice law in California and Nevada, and he practices in Los Angeles County and Las Vegas NV. He has been awarded numerous distinctions including being named to the following prestigious shortlists:
The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys' "10 Best" Attorneys for Client Satisfaction The National Academy of Jurisprudence's "Premier 100" The National Advocacy for DUI Defense "Nationally Ranked Superior DUI Attorney" The National Trial Lawyers "Top 100" Civil Plaintiff Attorney As a trial prosecutor, Mr. Shouse's cases ranged from DUIs and drug charges to complex, high profile murders. He worked in close partnership with police, detectives, the California Highway Patrol, criminalists and fellow prosecutors.
Among his cases was the successful prosecution of Shadae Schmidt, a college student who shot and killed her mother and then staged a fake robbery scene. Shadae Schmidt was defended at the trial by Michael Jackson lawyer Thomas Mesereau.