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Neil Bryan Shouse

Neil Bryan Shouse

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

A Los Angeles County criminal defense lawyer and DUI attorney, Neil Shouse spent 5 years as a deputy district attorney before retiring to do private defense. As a prosecutor, he completed some 60 jury trials and nearly 1000 preliminary hearings. He achieved a near-perfect success rate in jury trials to verdict.


Today, Attorney Shouse defends clients accused of misdemeanor, felony and DUI charges. He works closely with investigators, experts, toxicologists and fellow defense attorneys to prepare and execute his clients' cases. He uses his prosecutorial insight and experience in navigating clients successfully through the court system.


A member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National College for DUI Defense, Attorney Shouse has appeared as an expert legal commentator on Dr Phil, CNN, ABC News, Fox News Channel and Court TV.



Languages Spoken: Spanish, Armenian, Korean, Tagalog

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    17 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 50%
    17 years



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

27 total 

  • Donald John Ramsell

    Neil Shouse is the essential DUI Attorney. He is highly knowledgeable, well-respected by the prosecutors, and welcomed by the judges in Los Angeles and surrounding communities. I urge anyone in need of a great DUI attorney to call Neil Shouse!


    Donald Ramsell DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Lee Becker

    With a reputation as a top DUI attorney, and extensive experience in all areas of Criminal Law, as a prosecutor and defense attorney, I am very pleased to endorse Neil Shouse. We were on opposite sides of many cases when he was a prosector. Now we work together. You simply can't go wrong with Mr. Shouse as your lawyer.


    Michael Becker DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Shouse Law Group

5670 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1350
Los Angeles, CA, 90036

Shouse Law group

100 N Barranca Ave
Suite 700
West Covina, CA, 91791

Las Vegas Criminal Defense

2300 W. Sahara Ave., Suite 800
Las Vegas, NV, 89102

Shouse Law Group

4590 MacArthur Blvd, 5th Floor
Newport Beach, CA, 92660

Shouse Law Group

500 North State College Blvd.
Suite 1100
Orange, CA, 92868

Shouse Law Group

444 West Ocean Blvd., Suite 800
Long Beach, CA, 90802

Shouse Law Group

198 N. Arrowhead Avenue
San Bernardino, CA, 92408



NVAttorney Active200805/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Summer DUI Trial SeminarNational College for DUI Defense2007
Summer DUI Trial SeminarNational College for DUI Defense2006
Qualification, Field Sobriety TestingNational Highway Transportation Safety Administration2006
Certification, Alco-Sensor IV Roadside BreathalyzerNorm Fort, Forensic Consulting2006
CertificationBorkenstein Course on Alcohol, Drugs,and Traffic Safety2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerShouse Law Group2004 - Present
Criminal Trial ProsecutorLos Angeles County District Attorney's Office1999 - 2004
Litigation AttorneySidley & Austin1997 - 1999

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseMember2004 - Present
The California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember2004 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMember2004 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2004 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
San Bernardino County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Western San Bernardino County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Southern California DUI Defense Website30 Ways to Fight Your DUI...And Win2008
VideoJugDUI & DMV Law2008
Prosecutor's BriefPenal Code 211: Constructing Theories of Constructive Possession2004
The Urban LawyerThe Bifurcation: Housing Segregation in the 21st Century Metropolis1998

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of California - BerkeleyPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Consider ThisPolice Shooting in Ferguson2014
CNN Headline NewsParents Criminal Liability for Teens' Reckless Driving2010
Dr Phil ShowDUI Outrage2009

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