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Neal Steven Meyers

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Neal has a litigation practice which spans the fields of employment law and disputes, construction contracts and disputes, personal injury claims and property damage claims for both public and private clients.


Neal was named a 2015 top litigator by San Diego Magazine. He is a presenter and writer in the fields of employment law, the government claims act, and public and private liability claims. He is a Master in the Lopardo Inns of Court and he has achieved the highest rating for his litigation skills and ethical reputation from a nationally recognized peer review organization.

Neal attended the California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, where he graduated with highest honors. He received his J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law, where he had served as a staff writer for the California Regulatory Law Reporter. Neal was admitted to the practice of law in California in 1983, and is admitted to practice before all California State Courts and the United States District Court for the Southern and Central Districts of California. He is also an active member of his local Bar Association and volunteers his time in public service for the local courts and community.


Languages spoken: Spanish, Persian, French, English

Practice areas


  1. Employment: 40%
    33 years
  2. Litigation: 40%
    33 years
  3. Contracts: 20%
    33 years

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    I met Neal professionally almost 20 years ago. In that time, I have opposed him In litigation matters, referred clients to him, and have regularly consulted with him on cases for legal and procedural strategies as well as tactical planning. Over time, Neal has shown himself to be a skilled lawyer who not only knows his way around a courtroom, but one who remains current on the law reading periodicals and daily advance sheets. Having opposed him I can say that he represents his clients aggressively and with the skill and individual care that all clients deserve. I have found that Neal takes a practical approach to his cases and to the cases I have run by him, always looking for ways to approach and resolve cases while keeping an eye on the cost/benefit analysis inherient in any decision. Neal is an outstanding lawyer I would recommend to anyone looking for one. Indeed, there have been occasions in the past I have sent my clients to Neal (when I have had a conflict) and even f


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Contact info

Meyers Fozi, LLP

1808 Aston Avenue, Suite 100
Carlsbad, CA, 92008


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
A-V Peer Review Rated "Preeminent"Martindale-Hubbell2016
Top Lawyer- Employment Law and DisputesSan Diego Magazine2015
Best Lawyers 2014-Civil LitigationSan Diego Magazine2014
Volunteer Recognition AwardSan Diego North County Bar Association2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMeyers Fozi2012 - Present
PartnerDaley & Heft, LLP1985 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Claims and Litigation Management AllianceMember2011 - Present
The Honorable Fiorenzo V. Lopardo American Inn of CourtMaster2010 - Present
State Bar of California, Labor and Employment Law SectionMember2008 - Present
U.S. District Court, Northern California DistrictMember2008 - Present
U.S. District Court, Central California DistrictMember2000 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitMember1988 - Present
U.S. District Court, Southern California DistrictMember1984 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationMember1983 - Present
North San Diego County Bar AssociationMember1983 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1983 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Willis v. Double Honor Insurance AgencyDefense verdict in favor of our client
Brown v. Santa Ynez Water DistrictDefense verdict in favor of our client.
Butler v. Elsinore Valley MWDJudgment in favor of client
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Publication nameTitleDate
California Municipal Law HandbookPublic Contracting- Bonds and Insurance2013
North County Lawyer MagazineADA Amendments Act of 20082009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawJuris DoctorJD - Juris Doctor1983
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis ObispoPolitical Science, Publc Administration emphasisundergraduate (Highest Honors)1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
LITL Program WebinarChild Abuse Mandatory Reporting2014
ACWA ConferenceData Breach Notification Rules2014
Youth in Court DayYouth Education2013
San Diego ChapterUpdate on Reporting, Conditional Payments and Set-Asides2012
ACWA-JPIA Fall ConferencePublic Agency Employment Contracts2012
ACWA-JPIA Winter ConferenceEmployment Law Issues and Discussion2010
Southern California HR GroupPersonal Expression in the Workplace2009
WebinarThe World of Electronic Litigation2008
Annual PARMA ConferenceElectronic Discovery2008