(Charlotte, NC/Washington, DC — Feb 20, 2017) — FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce that Stephen L. Neal, Jr. has joined the firm as a partner.

After a judicial clerkship in North Carolina, Steve worked with Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP for 15 years in the Washington, DC and Los Angeles, California offices and then with an exceptional trial firm in Alexandria, Virginia for 8 years.  Steve is a skilled litigator whose practice primarily focuses on complex civil and commercial litigation and RICO cases. He has a broad range of experience handling contract, business and other tort, RICO, fraud, computer crimes/unlawful surveillance, FTC enforcement, employment, intellectual property, complex fee petitions, and administrative actions before state and federal trial and appellate courts and arbitration panels. Steve is experienced in all phases of litigation, including pre-litigation counseling and strategic advice, investigations, pleadings, discovery, law and motion practice, injunctions, evidentiary hearings, trials, arbitrations, appeals, and complex settlements. Steve has provided these services to individual and corporate clients across the country.  Steve is admitted to numerous State and federal courts and is Preeminent AV Rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review.  Many of Steve’s cases have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Legal Times, the National Law Journal, and numerous other publications.

“Steve is a skilled and very reputable litigator whose addition to our Charlotte and Washington, DC offices adds further strength and depth to our core strategic practices, particularly complex commercial litigation and RICO cases”, said Co-Founder and Co-Managing Partner of FisherBroyles Kevin Broyles.   Mr. Broyles also observed that “the firm’s clients will benefit from having a stronger presence in the North Carolina market, which is an area targeted for growth by our firm.”

Stephen L. Neal, Jr.

FisherBroyles, LLP Partner

Direct:  (703) 501-5366

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Civil Pretrial and Trial Services
  • Litigation & Risk Management
  • Mediation
  • White Collar Litigation and Investigations