Neil S. Hyman is the founding Member of The Law Office of Neil S.
Hyman, LLC, where he focuses his practice on employment-related
litigation and regulatory matters. Neil regularly represents clients in
federal and state trial and appellate courts and before the United
States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and state and local
agencies including the Maryland Commission on Human Rights and the
Montgomery County Office of Human Relations.
Neil maintains an active counseling practice as well, working closely
with clients to proactively avoid lawsuits by counseling and advising
employers on their obligations under the various employment laws,
drafting employee handbooks, executive contracts and non-competition
agreements and conducting internal employment practices audits and
investigations of alleged discrimination and other wrongdoing. Neil
also assists clients with I-9 compliance and audits.
Prior to founding the firm, Neil worked for several Montgomery County
firms where he honed his litigation and employment law knowledge and
practice. That experience included assisting numerous employers in
resolving FLSA and wage and hour disputes as well as obtaining
significant settlement or awards on behalf of individuals for sexual
harassment, ADA and wage and hour claims. During that time, Neil also
gained significant experience in general commercial litigation including
representing homeowners in HOA disputes, shareholder disputes, business
dissolution and real estate related matters.
Although he was born and raised in Greensboro, NC, Neil has long time
ties to the Washington, DC metro area, having received his
undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland. Neil obtained his
law degree from University of Louisville, Louis D. Brandeis School of
Law. Neil lives in Silver Spring with his wife, three children and
dog. His passions include soccer, basketball and spending time with his
family at the beach.
Licensed since 1999
Neil is an excellent trial lawyer and an outstanding resource for his clients and peers. Neil's experience, coupled with his ability to provide knowledgeable, practical legal advice, is a true benefit for his clients; his high degree of integrity is a benefit to our profession.
David Shapiro Tax Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
Mr. Hyman and I co-counseled on construction litigation matter. I found his insight and depth of knowledge of the legal matter and procedure to be impressive, and helpful. Additionally I found his professionalism to be above par. Mr. Hyman is a true asset to any prospective client.
Sammid Mansoor Estate Planning Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Montgomery County Bar Association||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||N/A||2000 - Present|
|Bar Association of the District of Columbia||N/A||1999 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||1998 - Present|
|Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1998|
|University of Maryland, College Park||History||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|