Neal J. Gauger is an intellectual property and criminal defense litigator, with a focus on clients in the entertainment and fashion industries. Neal also advises and advocates on behalf of Nixon Peabody clients within a diverse range of government investigation, data privacy, civil harassment, and family law matters.
I focus on resolving civil disputes and government prosecutions so that our clients can devote their energies to pursuing their chosen endeavors and developing their core business. As a former mediator, I balance aggressive litigation tactics with alternative dispute resolution strategies in order to achieve successful results.
Technology has rapidly increased international access to information for private citizens and government entities alike. As the global appetite for interconnectivity continues to grow, we will continue to see an increase in the volume and scope of civil litigation claims and criminal prosecutions concerning international trade, cross-border transactions, and electronic communications.
To Live and Law in LA | December 11, 2018
Los Angeles entertainment partner and Billboard Top Music Lawyer Julian Petty talks about the lack of diverse legal representation in the hip-hop industry, why he made the switch from aspiring rapper to lawyer, and his background representing some of the biggest names in the business, including Childish Gambino and the estate of the Notorious B.I.G. Associates Jade Turner-Bond and Neal Gauger host.
To Live and Law in LA | November 27, 2018
Los Angeles attorneys Aaron Brian, Shannon Egan, Neal Gauger and Jade Turner-Bond take listener questions in this week’s episode of To Live and Law in LA. Among the topics: The future of the Supreme Court, and whether it’s better to own a dragon or be a dragon.
S2 E2: Inside an immigrant detainee camp | October 24, 2018
In this week’s episode of the podcast, associate Neal Gauger talks about his efforts volunteering with the ACLU inside a federal prison outside Los Angeles, where he and others sought to help asylum seekers being held in inhumane conditions. This episode is hosted by counsel Aaron Brian and associates Jade Turner-Bond and Shannon Egan.
Law360 | March 27, 2018
Long Island commercial litigation partner Dan Gibbons successfully prevailed on the appeal of this case involving a class action over a utility billing system at a New Jersey apartment complex. Dan along with Los Angeles government investigations and white collar defense partner Jason Gonzalez and associate Neal Gauger represented Yes Energy Management Inc. in this matter.
University of Southern California, J.D.
University of Pennsylvania, M.A.
Ithaca College, B.S.
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
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