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Christopher E. Neill

Associate – Atlanta

           

Chris Neill’s practice consists of providing insurance coverage advice to both domestic and international insurers regarding commercial property and commercial general liability claims. In addition, he also represents insureds as defense counsel in direct litigation involving personal injury, construction defects, and professional liability claims.

White attending law school, Chris served as a research assistant to Professor Mehrsa Baradaran and provided advice to local businesses as a part of UGA’s Business Law Clinic. Chris also worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Wendy Shoob at the Fulton County Superior Court and as a summer clerk at Fields Howell for two summers through our summer associate program.

Chris graduated from the University of Georgia Law School in 2017, magna cum laude. Ranking in the top 10% of his graduating class, Chris received the Order of the Coif and the CALI Award for Legal Research and Writing, Ethics, and Georgia Practice and Procedure. In addition, Chris was the Executive Notes Editor for the Georgia Journal of Intellectual Property.

Education
  • University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 2017
    •  magna cum laude
    • Georgia Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Executive Notes Editor
    • American Constitution Society, Financial Reform Chair
    • Business Law Society
  • University of Georgia, B.A., 2014
    •  magna cum laude
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • University of Georgia Honors Scholar
    • Georgia Political Review, Senior Editor
Presentations and Publications

The Drug Short: A New Mechanism for Creating Financial Incentives for the Discovery of Invalid Pharmaceutical Patents, 23 J. Intell. Prop. L. 329 (2016)

State Bar of Georgia

Atlanta Bar Association

Young Lawyers Association

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State Bar of Georgia

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