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Practice Areas


  1. Bank Finance: 35%
    40 years
  2. Real Estate: 30%
    35 years
  3. Education: 25%
    20 years
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    43 years

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Max M Alavi

    Top-notch lawyer. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Max Alavi Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • No photo

    Neal and I were partners at White & Case LLP and worked together on several real estate and finance matters. He is creative, knowledgebale and very practical. He knows how to get a deal done.


    Maria Pum Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Musick Peeler & Garrett

One Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 2000
Los Angeles, CA, 90017-3886


NYCurrently registered 199003/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Listed in The Best Lawyers in AmericaWoodward White2006
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWhite & Case1993 - 2009
PartnerJones Day1984 - 1993
PartnerMorrison & Foerster1976 - 1984
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar FoundationPresident1997 - 1998
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationTrustee1985 - 1987
Publication NameTitleDate
Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the Americas, Vol. XII, No. 2 Southwestern School of LawA View from the Trenches: A Comment on ‘Property, Institutions, Financing, Banks, and the Invigoration of Small Business,2006
The California International Practitioner, Vol. 13, No. 2, The State Bar of California International Law SectionVexing Situations: Ethics and International Practice,2004
California Law Business, Los Angeles Daily JournalLetter Perfect1996
The Banking Law Journal, Warren, Gorham & LamontThe New Risk Based Capital Framework and its Application to Letters of Credit1989
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Chicago Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1972
University of California - Los AngelesSociologyA.B1969
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
International Law In PracticeInternational Finance2015